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Quick update - School reports

As my patience continues to be tested, I thought I’d post a slightly more thorough (I think) update with a bit of information regarding the… 703 more words


These things are sent to test us, right?

Something I’ve learned this week: NEVER get too comfortable!

I swear that, no sooner do you say out loud that things seem settled, something will come along and kick you in the shins. 558 more words


Personal A to Z of Portugal. Z is for...

Can you believe it? I’m actually on Z!
I’ve done the entire alphabet, in order, and it’s taken me a little over TWO YEARS to do so. 369 more words


Start spreadin' the news: I'm leaving today.

I love airplanes. So I’m sitting here; at Schiphol Airport in the international terminal. Calm but a little nervous. Not because of the plane because I’m boarding onto soon. 521 more words

Kim Cunningham

The Expat Blogger's Journey Through Expatriation

I am actually making headway with my “Z is for…” post, but this just dropped into my inbox, and I thought I would share.

So, little bit to wait before my “Personal A to Z of Portugal” journey is done.


Hey, Random Citizen....


When we told folks we were emigrating to Canada, many of them asked us if we were going to get Canadian citizenship. At the time it seemed a ludicrously precipitous question. 447 more words

11th August, 1980

We are on the ground in Kuala Lumpa but not allowed off the plane because the air conditioning in the terminal is broken. It’s 5.30pm here and looks dull. 416 more words