Category Archives: Sabbatical Year

New Global Education Opportunities

Long overdue greetings. Alongside re-entry, re-settling and job searching, I have been developing new educational programs. I’m excited to share these offerings. Please contact me if you have questions about any of the workshops/programs. Hope to see you soon! Webinar: … Continue reading

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The Family Sabbatical Abroad

Here is an article I wrote as a guest blogger for Melibee Global. And here is a feature article in Western North Carolina Magazine. We have just completed nearly 3 months in Peru and we head to Ecuador on … Continue reading

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Machu Picchu Expert

We met an extraordinary man tonight. You don’t meet many folks like this. Paolo Greer, who has spent much of the last two decades studying Inca ruins, and has made 17 trips from his home in Alaska to Peru (for several-month … Continue reading

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Starting Over

Square one, once again. Entering a country for the first time means starting all over. What’s the currency? What’s the exchange rate? Where do I shop? What areas are safe? What is unique about this culture? What do I wear? … Continue reading

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So Long, Farewell, See Ya Next Year

The past week has been a series of goodbyes. As we have dotted i’s and crossed t’s on bank accounts, travel insurance, and bus/flight schedules, we have also enjoyed time with friends. Laughter, tears, and hugs have been in abundance. … Continue reading

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