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Mosaic was the printed version of WBFN monthly pubication sent to all members; it was discontinued in 2014. Should you be interested pdf versions are made available to our members in our Mosaic Archives.

Does being a third culture kid better equip you...

Does being a third culture kid better equip you for events like COVID 19
Date: May 15, 2021
An interesting question has come out of Covid times: Are third culture kids (TCKs)—children who accompany parents into another culture due to a parent’s job—better able to cope with the interrupted life situations we have all faced during Covid?

Fact Meets Fiction: WBGFN Member Transforms Life...

Fact Meets Fiction: WBFN Member Transforms Life as an Expat Spouse into Literary Hit
Date: May 01, 2021
Members of the WBGFN often find themselves at a career crossroads when they accompany their partner to a new posting far from home. For Gina Wilkinson this experience was key to forging a new path as a novelist. 

The Beginning of a New Journey

Date: April 15, 2021
I am Sadaf Khalid. I am currently enjoying my life as a home maker, along with globe-trotting, meeting new people and sharing different experiences...

The Pandemic Pivot

The Pandemic Pivot
Date: April 01, 2021
While it may sound like a complex, new dance step, it’s actually our unstoppable story of accomplishment.

If WBGFN was a Movie

If WBGFN was a movie
Date: March 01, 2021
Life is like a movie... especially to us, globally mobile families, to whom life often writes the most improbable scenarios.

Same, Same But Different…The Challenges of...

Same, Same But Different…The Challenges of Relocating as a Same Sex Couple with Children
Date: February 15, 2021
Accompanying your partner/spouse overseas presents unexpected challenges and partners/spouses in this position often experience the loss of one’s sense of worth, and professional identity.....

Say Your Name, Your Real Name: my Back-to-School...

Say Your Name, Your Real Name: my Back-to-School Advice for Roll Call
Date: February 01, 2021
You sigh as you watch your teacher struggle over a name. She didn’t even have to utter a sound. It has to be you. 

In Memoriam: Anubhuti Srivastava

Anubhuti Srivastava
Date: January 15, 2021
In Memoriam: Anubhuti Srivastava 

Finding a job in COVID Times

Finding a job in COVID times carousel
Date: January 15, 2021
What makes a job search in COVID times different?  The key difference is that companies are going through a period of uncertainty...