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Sharon
Sharon is a child and family art therapist from the US living in Rome, Italy with her husband and their larger-than-life American Bulldog, Huey. She offers insights, support and resources as well as personal experiences as a traveling expet family on her blog.


Sharon

Stop Allowing Critics to Choose Your Life Path

Posted by: ItalianBully on Friday June 03, 2016 (16:49:11)   (1724 Reads)
The decision to move abroad involves toasts in celebration and tearful goodbyes with loved ones. I recall the day we found about the green light to start our new life in Rome. A whirlwind of planning, prepping, and packing churns with raw emotion. Sharing the decision with friends and family is exciting and tough at the same time. The choice may have some mixed reviews. In the beginning (at least for us) happiness trumps leeriness.    more ...


Sharon

10 Laughable Moments Adjusting to Expat Life

Posted by: ItalianBully on Thursday May 12, 2016 (14:00:27)   (2701 Reads)
Has anyone ever told you the experiences you stumble over can be your greatest learning opportunities? Or that you will surely look back and laugh about some trials and tribulations that seem tough at the time? Throughout the initial adjustment to expatriate life in Rome, Italy, my family has had our share of flubs, mishaps and anecdotes.    more ...




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