Taking a Gap Year

sunset in Gili Air, Indonesia

Planning a family gap year can be exhilarating. It can also be slow going and overwhelming.

These posts will help you think about some of the practical and emotional aspects of planning to travel long term as a family.

How Our Gap Year Changed (and Didn’t Change) Us

Reflecting on our transcontinental journey is bittersweet. It makes me miss people and places. It also forces me to face that a change of scenery didn’t change the things about myself that I wish were different. That transformation takes a deeper, harder journey within.