Having a Baby Abroad – Global Differences Series: THAILAND

This week I talk to Francine who is Filipino and has 2 children, 1 of which, was born in Thailand as part of the series The Global Differences of Baby-Making. Here is her story: Tell me a bit about yourself? Where are you from? How old are your children and where did you have them? My name is Francine. I… Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Around My World

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Mother’s day is always a challenge for me! Which one do I celebrate? A few years ago I posted a letter from her to me – an amusing projection from my side – but you can read it here! My Mummy is Egyptian, I was born in Dubai, I am half English, living in France, and I have… Continue Reading

Three ways to help poor children without giving them money directly

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Three ways to help poor children without giving them money directly When you walk down the streets of third-world countries, scenes of children begging for alms are a common sight. Knowing that these innocent kids have been suffering from their homelessness, as well as possible physical and emotional abuse from parents and peers, saying no… Continue Reading