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Guest Post: When My Inner Anglophile Took Over My Life

A week ago, I received a message from Steve, creator of the awesomely insightful blog, ExPat in Bacolod. He asked me to write a guest post and I accepted for two reasons ~ 1/ Steve is a good friend of mine, so how could I say no?; 2/ I’d never written a guest post before and I felt honored to be asked! 213 more words

Life In The UK


I just said goodbye to my sons at college. Dusk is turning into nighttime. Smoke from the wildfires makes the darkness a welcomed sight. As I drive south, heading to McCall, my thoughts are yanked from nostalgia to alertness. 1,199 more words

A Catalonian Frame of Reference: What People Worry About

While being in Barcelona, I have done a lot of comparing with Beirut. It’s natural I guess, to compare your new relationship, flaws and all,  with the previous one that gripped your heart. 448 more words


Adulting at 27 in Barcelona

Living solo, in a foreign country, with a foreign language. I haven’t been doing this very long but I’ve also never done this before so the  450 more words


3 Jobs You Can Work While Living Long-Term In A Foreign Country

For a lot of people who wish to really experience another country and culture on a long-term holiday, one of the biggest obstacles to overcome is funding. 1,354 more words

Escape From (your current country here...)

Some of long to get away from it all.  I don’t mean just visiting other places for a few days or weeks, but actually living abroad.   1,399 more words

Teaching in Japan – Teacher Transfers

I’ve been asked by a few people what the differences are between the education system and teaching in Japan versus the United States. This will be the first post of a possible few to talk about those differences. 758 more words