How does a highly mobile expat family celebrate Christmas? This is the story of one multicultural family’s Christmas tradtions.
by The holidays look a little different this year! In light of the pandemic, many families have to readjust and rethink how they will celebrate. My family will certainly miss checking out the city’s light displays and attending the ballet. But, we’re keeping things creative with some new traditions! I’m sharing some of our favorite […]
by When it comes to celebrations, Filipinos go all out. Christmas in the Philippines is not just celebrated one day a year, it starts in September. They call it the “ber” months, September, October, November, and December. They have the longest Christmas season in the world. Once September hits, Filipinos decorate their houses with colorful lights, […]
by As for many families, Christmas has always been our favorite time of year. And one of the best parts about this holiday is Christmas music. I love using music year-round to teach new vocabulary as it can be both fun and educational. Of course, there are tons of resources available to make use of […]
by The holidays are here, but not everything brings good cheer! What do you do when you don’t agree with popular holiday traditions? One expat mom in the Netherlands shares her tips. “Phew, he’s gone,” I sigh with relief. “Who’s gone?” asks my husband. “You know who.” The “you know who” I have in mind […]