Monthly Archives: December, 2014

The Holiday View from Vienna

First Sign of Christmas    One of the perks for Third Culture Kids and their families is the opportunity to experience holiday traditions from the country in which you are living.  Vienna certainly has plenty of those around this time of year, and we have become huge fans of celebrating winter holidays the Wien way. …

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Transient Traditions

 Soup and Spa Receipts – New Thanksgiving Tradition? So Thanksgiving weekend came and went, and, with all the activity, I couldn’t help thinking about another reality for Third Culture Kids. Often the celebrations of global families are a lot less traditional (long standing and handed down from generation to generation) and a lot more transient …

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