Top Tips for Returning To Ireland
With 20 years of Scouting behind us, we planned our family’s return from Australia with precision. This article is part
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First Christmas
It’s December and we are heading into our first Irish Christmas in 17 years. Yes, we have not spent a
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Surviving Our First Irish winter
This article is part of an ongoing series for Irish Times Abroad about James Parnell’s experience of returning to Ireland
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Settler’s Yearning? The Two Year Report
The two-year milestone passed with barely a whimper in May. Maybe we remarked to one another on the day but
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Returnee’s Doubt – The 1 Year Report
Part of an ongoing series for Irish Times Abroad about our experience of returning to Ireland after 16 years in Australia. We celebrated our
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Your Wellbeing
You care about yourself. But caring about is not the same as taking care of. The former is what you
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The Decision
After 16 years in Australia, James Parnell has moved home with his wife Anne-Marie and their children Ava (8), Erin
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Don’t underestimate the Challenge!
Returning emigrants underestimate how hard resettling will be. This article was first published as part of an ongoing series for
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