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19.09 // A month in Denmark

A month has passed since I stepped foot in the Copenhagen airport and began a journey to study abroad in a country and culture I didn’t know very well. 1,460 more words

DIS Copenhagen


We’ve been in the house six weeks now.¬† After initially feverishly emptying moving boxes for three days, I slowed to a snail’s pace. Tired and overwhelmed by… 749 more words


Settling In - Hot water

Water is an integral part of life in Ireland – and not just the rain. Winter is just around the corner and hot water is becoming increasingly vital to everyday life –especially if you are accustomed to warmer climes. 499 more words


Where the Rubber Meets the Road 

Earlier this month, I sat propped up in my hospital bed listening to an orthopedic surgeon and an infectious disease specialist address me with gentle concern. 935 more words

Foreign Service

Reflection on the first weeks

So I’ve been at my new school for two weeks now. At points it’s been a real car crash. Other times it’s been like going home after a long holiday. 753 more words


Baby starting Nursery? 10 Top Tips!

I held of writing this one for a few weeks, incase we were just having a fluke period of ‘ok’, and I didn’t want to jinx it! 834 more words


First Week at School

By Thomas

First full day at school

  1. My best thing at school was seeing a canoe in a video about the First Nations people
  2. My other favourite thing was making bread using a First Nations recipe, it is called bannock…
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