So there are some differences between our life in America and our life in SE Asia. These pictures give you one side of that view...our homes. Going from a 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath 2000+ square foot home to a 1 room condo of approximately 560 square feet (and no cars!). Well...that was a change! And only ONE of the many changes that any expat will face, and especially if their life has been rooted in their home country for many years.
Having worked as a Social Worker and Personal Health Coach for 20 years plus, I understand the concepts of transition & change. In connection with these concepts comes the link between...what touches the body will also touch the soul and the spirit of a person...the holistic approach of life and change!
I just heard an observation that I think is good to input here...what is the difference between "here" and "there"?? Simple..." T "! Ha! So what does that mean?? T = TIME!
Another wise saying I recall is, "Preparation TIME is never wasted TIME."
So TIME is one of the important ingredients regarding Living Here--Living There.
TIME to Prepare! So what do we prepare? Well, here are some thoughts from this expat to any other expat or a person facing CHANGE!! (click on the READ MORE)
Cindy writes about her adventures, observations, and other nuggets from living in another nation. She and John live in SE Asia. She will also share nuggets from her 58 plus years of life.