Expat Life

  • Giving birth in Malta

    Giving Birth in Malta: Kaia’s Birth Story

    Who Knew Birth Could Be a Positive Experience? It's somehow been seven weeks since I welcomed Kaia into the world, and it simultaneously feels like a split second and a million years; a crazy time warp. Most of the time,…

  • Shannon Kircher

    Welcome, Kaia 💕

    Happy 2023 from Our Family of 3 It's a funny thing, giving birth. Everyone tells you it's like nothing you've ever experienced, that it'll bring on a whole new type of love, and that each birth experience is unique. All…

  • Gratitude from Quarantine

    Lessons and realizations from self-isolation Day one is the worst, isn't it? Day 1 on our self-imposed quarantine after returning from the US felt like an eternity. We whipped out every game in our house and slowly busied ourselves with…