For better or worse: Love in a foreign land

Lysanne Sizoo, psychotherapist UKCP reg., considers the issues faced by expats when either one or both halves of a couple are in a foreign country. Part 1: At home or abroad.

And then it’s time to move on again: the expat cycle

Our brilliant expat counsellor on overcoming the challenges of the expat cycle.

Homesick or Heresick: Dealing with Being Away

Homesickness: not always so much about missing the home we chose to leave, but about feeling temporarily exhausted by being an incomer in a new home that we have not yet made our own. Lysanne Sizoo is here to help.

World Mental Health Day: Positive Education in Luxembourg

Joanna West tackles the emotional wellbeing of our children and examines the role of Positive Education in Luxembourg.

International Women’s Day 2016

It's International Women's Day and Joanna Gilbride has some great advice for men and women living in the Duchy.

‘Two’s Company…’: Handling your in-laws

Lysanne Sizoo tackles the thorny issue of in-laws in all its complexity.

World Refugee Day: How to help in Luxembourg

20th June marks World Refugee Day, where the world commemorates the strength, courage and resilience of millions of refugees. Joanna West examines the current situation,...

January Blues

What you need to read this January: Lynn Frank's words of wisdom on coping with the blues:

International Day of Happiness

To recognise World Happiness Day on the 20th March, Joanna West of has some top mood-boosters for you. Check this article every day this week for ways to promote your own happiness and wellbeing!

The Art of International Friendships

Lysanne Sizoo on the ways that internationals connect with each other and how they can keep their friendships happy and healthy.

Coping with Ageing Parents Abroad

How can one better manage living abroad and dealing with a death of family or friends? It's hard losing a loved one but then to live so far away seems to make it even more difficult.

Parenting in a foreign land – Part 2

Lysanne Sizoo looks at multilingualism, choosing a local or international school and the pros and cons of some typical character traits of so-called Third Culture Kids (TCKs).

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Giveaway: Philharmonie Luxembourg’s rainy days 2017

rainy days follows its feelings and invites you to join in, posing the crucial question: how does it feel? For decades, new music has been...

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