Our home away from home

The last three weeks of our trip (22nd August until 15 September 2017), we spent on the beautiful Isle of Man in the Irish Sea, John’s homeland and our home away from home. Seen that we had been here before for several times, we settled quickly and did not loose any time to go and explore the island all over again. Continue reading

Worldschooling: Episode 1

Settling on the Isle of Man for three weeks, also meant the start of a new challenge for all of us: Worldschooling. While we are traveling, our girls Sophie (8) and Lilly (6) will miss their first and third year in Swiss primary school. So we had asked our local school for permission to homeschool and gladly, the school supported our idea in a positive manner and our request was accepted. If we’ll manage to hit the set targets, it will be possible for the girls to continue school with their “old” class mates on our return to Switzerland next summer. Which is most probably the biggest incentive for our little students to work hard and do well. Continue reading