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4 Months In...

4 months in feels good.   It feels comfortable and still fresh.  We still have plenty to learn and plenty on our bucket list but we are enjoying just exploring life slowly.   158 more words


January 20, 2017

Since the holidays, my 11-year-old daughter and I have played The Enchanted Forest just about every night. Each round of the game is different, involving only a few things: a  journey and remembering what’s beneath each tree. 338 more words


Seas Between Us Broad Have Roared

I hadn’t realised quite how long it had been since I sat down and put my feelings into words. I guess I have all the usual excuses. 2,022 more words


We did it!

I am so happy right now I just needed to tell it to the world. Mark just got a call from our Mortgage advisor to tell us that finally after weeks of waiting our Mortgage application has been approved. 11 more words


Who Shows Up

What’s for dinner and politics fill a chunk of our household conversation these days. My Facebook-loving teenager keeps me abreast of the social media world, while I’m in the world of  170 more words


17th January 2017

Morning! We’ve just had breakfast.

Zack slept in a little this morning, so everything has been a little bit delayed, kinda makes it feel like it’s Sunday. 88 more words


Growing Up Expat: How I Know She's Going to Be Okay.

I knew that moving my children to a new country would come with its own adjustments and hurdles, but what I underestimated was just how long it would take my toddler to adjust to a new culture.   391 more words