Family and Expat Life

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

In previous posts I have talked about all the things I love about the expat experience living overseas. I have also shared how I know this was the…

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Blissful Bali June 2011

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Ozdane and I returned from a long weekend of relaxation in Bali on Sunday night. ┬áSince I already shared a bit about why Bali is so special to…

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Travel time: Bali

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Ozdane and I are off to Bali this afternoon for a long weekend! I can’t wait! We are very lucky it is only 2 hours from Singapore which…

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Cultural Differences – Observation #2

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Did they just say that to me?! Conversation #1 at my neighborhood nail salon in Singapore: Manicurist: (as she’s massaging my arm) Lots of hair! Lots of hair!…

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Disposable briefs anyone?

Saturday, June 18, 2011

You know how in the checkout line at grocery stores in the US and AU you see things like magazines, gum, candy, drinks, little knick-knacks to buy? Well…

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Cultural Differences – Observation #1

Friday, June 17, 2011

As I highlighted in my post “10 reasons to live abroad at least once in your life” cultural differences are one of the most interesting things about living…

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Essenza Italian in Surry Hills, Sydney

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Last Saturday night while we were in Sydney Ozdane and I went to dinner with a couple of good friends to a wonderful Italian restaurant in Surry Hills,…

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The “S” Factor

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

I was recently thinking about the different places I have lived so far in my life and I recognized a bit of a trend. Almost every place I…

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10 reasons to live abroad at least once in your life

Saturday, June 11, 2011

If you’ve ever entertained the idea of living abroad at some point in your life you may find this post appealing. Of course it’s not for everyone as…

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Vivid Sydney, Festival of Light, Music & Ideas

Friday, June 10, 2011

Vivid Sydney is a spectacular event that happens annually in Sydney, Australia. We were lucky enough to be visiting while it was on this year. Ozdane and I…

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