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Don't be a burden, Part 1

Once we get to post in Shenyang, Diplowife will be working at the Consulate, and I’ll be on my own for 40+ hours a week.  In China.  389 more words


Days 12 - 16 - 6/25-6/29

So I’ve been really bad about updating, but to be fair, it’s been a crazy busy weekend. Read more to find out why I’ve been neglecting my blog. 284 more words

Summer 2016


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Dr. Joseph P. Farrell
July 23, 2016

In the aftermath of the “coup” in Turkey, there has been so much speculation on who was behind it, and why, that adding yet more grist to the mill may seem counterproductive. 738 more words


Week One and Team Building

Week one officially ended last Friday. This is still feeling like a dream. On Tuesday, I headed to FSI (Foreign Service Institute) to board the bus for our team building off site adventure with the A-100 class. 102 more words

After A-100

After swearing-in day was over, my role as an EFM was basically on hold for a while.  I still work full-time, so attending language classes at FSI isn’t possible.  492 more words

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Day 11 - 6/21

Happy Summer solstice everyone! I think….anyways, I didn’t spend a whole lot of time actually seeing the sun, which is okay because I helped everyone get their parts printed. 208 more words

Summer 2016

FSI Day 10 - 6/20

I spent most of the day editing Percussion cues for the students so that we could get that out of the way, and then I caught the ends of masterclasses by  985 more words

Summer 2016