We decide when the time is right – #ExpatWisdom – Lauren

We decide when the time is right – #ExpatWisdom – Lauren

It's always been a dream of my husband and mine to live abroad. However, those dreams took a backseat once we got married and started a family. What was once our passion turned into watching other families achieve theirs on the American TV show House Hunters International. Still, we loved our life and had no regrets. We couldn't imagine doing something insane like moving to another country! Until opportunity came knocking and awoke the dream in us both.

It’s that time of the year again… ‘Moving Season’

It’s that time of the year again… ‘Moving Season’

I for one really dislike this 'season', it will always be really hard to see friends leave, and any expatriate will know the struggle. Especially in a place like Dubai where a lot of people only stay for around 2 years before they move onto their next home. And for someone who's used to being the one leaving, it's hard to be the one staying behind and saying goodbye.