Being a boarding school mom is not something I talk a lot about online.
Honestly, in part because I haven’t quite wrapped my brain around it yet.
In part because in the year 2019, who tells other moms that this is the chosen educational route for your kids?
What kind of family chooses this as a schooling option?
Especially a family who loves homeschooling, unschooling, world schooling and adventuring together?
I get asked a lot of questions about boarding school.
I get asked how I’m doing, how are the girls doing, how did we make this decision, what impact has it had on our family.
I also get comments and thoughts and opinions, said and unsaid, about boarding school, having our girls away from home and our journey raising third culture kids.
For us, this decision did not come easy.
It wasn’t something we planned for or happily chose.
In fact, it was something I said I would NEVER do.
We’d visited a missionary family in the Congo many years ago before Abby was even born.
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