There’s no place like home on Thanksgiving

Friday, December 2, 2011

Since I left the US over five years ago I have gone back for visits but I had never been home for the very special holiday of Thanksgiving…

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Travel time: California and my flight essentials

Friday, August 19, 2011

Ozdane and I are on our way to California for a visit with my family and friends. I’m really looking forward to seeing my family. We are all…

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Expats: Home sweet home or adventure?

Saturday, August 6, 2011

When you’re an expat you sometimes find yourself limited with the amount of traveling you can really do in a year for various reasons. If you’re working then…

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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Less words, more pictures in this post! I imagine some readers will be happy about that. ┬áJust wanted to share some random snaps from Singapore. Please note some…

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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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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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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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Travel time: Sydney

Friday, June 3, 2011

Next up on the travel schedule is Sydney, Australia! Ozdane and I fly out tonight and will be staying 9 days. A quick 7-hour overnight flight and voila…we’re…

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My love affair with travel and living abroad

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

It began one sunny day back in August 1995. I boarded a plane to Granada, Spain at the age of 20 years old for a semester abroad during…

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Who is ChamorroChica?

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Why have I called my blog ChamorroChica? Chamorro people are the indigenous people of the Mariana Islands which includes Guam. My Dad’s side of the family are descendants…

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