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Tourists and locals alike slow to take a second look at “A Taste of America’s” excessive window display of Cheerios, Lucky Charms and Fruit Loops. 917 more words


Fail to Succeed

Today, it’s been 4 months since I moved from New Zealand to Singapore for work. What a whirlwind it has been already! I’ve been through waves of emotional and mental phases, some of which have pushed me further than expected, crushing that box of comfort I lived in and on the other end of the scale an accumulating number of small wins have brought about a quiet sense of satisfaction of doing it alone that I haven’t ever felt before. 315 more words

Living Abroad

Chocolate in the Air

As I walked out of the bar tonight, the sweet smell of chocolate wafted through the York night air. It was like diving into a bowl of freshly baked Giradelli double chocolate brownies.(Don’t pretend like you don’t have that smell seared to your senses.) And, I promise it was… 147 more words

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Roamin around Rome

…I’m sorry I just couldn’t help but include that horrible pun in the title!

Anyway, it’s been a few days sine we’ve been in Rome and oh-my-gosh have we seen a lot/ oh-my-gosh we still have so much more to see!   664 more words


White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

My love of cookies is well documented. I just … I love them, guys. I might take little forays into cupcakes or tarts, but I’m always going to come back to the cookie. 755 more words


Stuck in Shanghai, Stuck in Bangkok

The trials and obstacles of traveling are many, but there are two that will always test any nomad: the delay and the delayed layover. 1,740 more words