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Kitchen Sink Drama

I’m a firm believer that when you move house rather than change everything at once, it can often benefit you to live in the space for a while and see what works and what doesn’t work for you. 517 more words

Are You From Canada? Who Wants to Know?

This is blog one concerning an upcoming visit from a Canadian from Montréal. I’ve decided to plan a series of events, before she arrives in May, welcoming her to the Far North! 488 more words


Vienna Ranked Most Livable City in the World

(Photo : Roderick Eime | Flickr)

Vienna, Austria was recently ranked ahead of Zurich, Switzerland and Auckland, New Zealand as the most livable city in the world. 221 more words

Santiago: On Fitting a Square Peg in a Round Hole

I’ve been busy hanging out in my new neighbourhood of Bellas Artes. It’s working out OK. The restaurant/bar heavy areas of Bellavista and Lastarria are both very close by. 705 more words


What's App With Ex-Pat Love? Letter to Auntie Sheila

This letter about love, ex-pats and emoticons on What’s App was recently sent to Auntie Sheila.

Dear Auntie Sheila,

I am an aid worker in the field in East Africa. 623 more words

Social Media And Smartphones

Ex-Pats (Obituaries #1)

Dear Shit Reps Readers,

It is with great sadness that we have to bring you the obituary of a fellow Aid Worker.

Aid Workers do indeed die from time to time and an often misquoted fact is that the majority of humanitarian field deaths are caused by car accidents rather than violence. 509 more words


Blue Water Grill turns its charitable impulses toward the PolyClinic

Every month the Blue Water Grill, here in San Pedro, Belize, picks a different fund-raising project and matches a certain amount of the funds raised from their guests. 544 more words