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Settling In

It’s nearly been 1 month since we moved into our first home together and it’s been an amazing but mentally draining journey so far.

We’ve got the majority of things now to run a fully functionally home, we just need to odd bits; we have lots of empty photo frames lacking our selfies, one of the walls in our living room looks a tad bare so we thought about a shelf being put up to fill with knickknacks, and most importantly we need a bread knife! 207 more words

Moving Out

End of a long week - admin, eating and a very special visitor

It’s the end of my first full week in Shanghai. Another rainy Sunday. Does it rain every Sunday? This is probably the last Sunday for a while that I’m not working, and I don’t really mind too much if it does rain once I’m spending my Sundays teaching kids. 1,237 more words


Mid-March update: mostly revolving school

Things have gotten a little busier around here as I started a full-time job last week substitute teaching at a public high school. It’s almost like stepping back into full-time teaching, minus the form class and CCAs (and Homework Club that I actually miss). 386 more words

Settling In

Yes, We Have Cars!

Almost every conversation we have with people from home includes the questions, “Do you have cars?” and “Are you driving?”

Yes we do, and yes we are! 442 more words

Why I love international schools

We just got the confirmation that we will be staying here in Munich for another year! This is great news. After only two years in England and then two in Australia the thought of picking up and moving again this summer was not something we were excited to do. 960 more words


Settling In

Having spent five months of my Year Abroad in the beautiful Valencia, I was somewhat anxious as to what my experience would be when I moved to Sardinia. 301 more words