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Rob Stone's Country Showdown: Sam Hunt Beats Jake Owen

The Country Showdown tonight had Sam Hunt, “Take Your Time” going for 3 in a row against Jake Owen and “What We Ain’t Got.” Sam did it in a close call with 53.8% of your vote and will be back for more soon!!   112 more words


How to be an Expat: My top 10 tips for relocating

Possibly somewhat tongue-in-cheek. The essentials (as far as i’m concerned) for a reasonably happy and stress-free expat experience! I know everyone’s experiences and opinions are different, so this definitely isn’t a works-for-everyone formula, but is just what i’ve found to be a good system. 1,078 more words


Active Music Listening Friday November 14, 2014

YTD recordings listened to: 913
Good music, not recommended for purchase: 563
Not good music: 288

Honorable Mentions: 11
Buys: 16

Possibles:  Boyd Rivers, Chris McGregor, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Dave Arner Trio, Bill Horist, MAKU Soundsystem, Zomby, Retox, About Group, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Kendl Winter, Bone Dance, Defeater, Jonwayne, Okkyung Lee, The Ballantynes, Debruit and Aljawal, Slidhr, The Whammies, The Chewers, La Misa Negra, Alexander Hawkins, Cheryl Pyle,  Toxic Holocaust, Equal Stones, Comeback Kid, Susie Iberra/Roberto Rodriguez, Bio Ritmo, Lenguas Largas, Khun Narin, Doug Seegers, Shakey Graves, The Coral, Sleaford Mods, Simo Lagnawi… 538 more words


Welcome to France

I’ve always been a little afraid of visiting France. Not because I don’t speak the language, or heard the people are sometimes standoffish, or because I was worried I wasn’t going to enjoy it. 1,031 more words


Quiet Time: The Ultimate Experiment

….no, not really. Well, sort of.

A couple of days ago, I graced you all with a rather dull post on renting in Germany (may this misfortune never come your way) and it made me think a lot about the differences between here, England, and Bangkok – not just generally, but specifically in terms of the dreaded QUIET TIME. 886 more words


Guten Tag!

Well HELLO THERE my little piranha fish!

I’ve started blogs before, and, after a while, I run out of patience/interest/things to say. A friend once described me as “not a finisher” (he was referring to video games, it wasn’t a sexual slur.) 177 more words


Making a "Home".

Hey everyone! Sorry it’s been almost a week since I’ve posted. Not much has happened this week, except… WE GOT AN APARTMENT!!! That’s right, we actually have our first place as husband and wife AND we actually get to live together *insert gasps here*. 645 more words

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