I’m a certified Health Coach. With a lot of personal experience in relocating, sometimes just across town, often to a different state, and five times to another country – about 30 moves all told.
During my most recent relocation to Tonga, I met quite a few people who felt lonely, unsupported, lacking purpose or unfulfilled after the move, despite the tropical location. It’s not easy changing everything at once – new home, friends, responsibilities, social activities, exercise, foods and more.
I decided to combine my knowledge of health and relocation by writing a book to help people relocate and resettle in a healthy and happy way.
The idea of Your Relocation Solution: be healthy and happy wherever you are was born. It blossomed to become a combination of case studies, action plans, suggestions and questions.
Writing the book was a pleasure, combining my experiences with those of 32 women around the world.
The technical details to publish were less so.
Despite assistance and peer support via a book course, and hundreds of hours of online research, it was not an easy task. I didn’t know what I didn’t know about self publishing. [Read more…]