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Life Lately

I’ve unintentionally been on hiatus from blogging for the last few weeks, as I ramp up to meet new responsibilities and additional training at work. All is going well and I have plenty to keep me occupied. 895 more words

Foreign Service

The one where I got interviewed ...

.. by DutchNews.nl.  

This was loads of fun to do – especially as I got to write more about myself rather than twin wrangling/random rare conditions/parenthood/etc. 27 more words

Life In Nl

One Of These Things Are Not Like The Other: A Short List of Things That Are NOT The Same

As we close out the first week in Singapore, I wanted to compile a list of all of the little things that are different in Singapore from Canada – neither better or worse, just… strange and unfamiliar.   828 more words


A Summer Cold: Explaining the Singapore Medication Classification System (poorly)

I’ve got a much larger post to make about housing and getting settled in that I just don’t have the energy to put together right now – I’m either having a really rough time of adjusting to the time difference and climate, or I’ve caught a cold that’s apparently going around.   377 more words


Miss Me Yet?

Wow, Time sure flies, doesn’t it?!!!  Now that the bulk of the most chaotic of chaos is over, I’m able to come back and fill you all in on the goings-on of the last few weeks… especially as my body seems to think that the worst of it is over and has taken this opportunity to come down with some sort of cold :( 114 more words


Tip: When Tracking Doesn't Seem to Work

Here is one of the quirky things that AutoCAD does that might throw you for a loop. It involves “Tracking” whether it is “Object Snap Tracking” or “Polar Tracking” they seem to behave differently when Dynamic Input is turned onn or off. 270 more words


A Full Bookcase

Recently I’ve gone a bit mad on purchasing books. The town I live in has an Oxfam bookshop as well as a traditional bookshop and so I love having a rummage round. 497 more words