Category Archives: expat living

I Have Changed

I have no business writing a blog post with the number of things on my to do list and the limited amount of time to do them. We leave for the States on Friday for a month! Yay! I am … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye House, Hello Condo

1. the yaya wasn’t feeling the house (mosquitoes, roaches, outdoor space for her to maintain, farther from taxis to get to Coco’s lessons, hated her room, etc.) OK – she is my employee and doesn’t really get a say BUT … Continue reading

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Why Would You Go and Do a Thing Like That?

Yeah, I asked if I could get out of the house and go for the condo. Two months after the deadline. Crazy, I know, especially after all that deliberation. Why? Money and convenience. When I was deliberating I realized it … Continue reading

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Indecisive Much?

Dear M, I have an unusual request to make and thought you would be the best person to address about this first.  I was assigned a house which I love and was thrilled to get. However, since then some things … Continue reading

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Market

Actually, not on the way to the market, but at the market. You see, my weekend wasn’t going so great. I was missing home and feeling down, though uplifted by a good friend though an encouraging email. (Love ya, Kelly!) … Continue reading

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Trip to the Wetmarket

This morning I woke up early. I have been wanting to check out the market at Seafront which is known for all the fresh fish, so Coco, the yaya, Ella (Coco’s kitty) and I headed out there just after 7am.  … Continue reading

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Breathtakingly Beautiful

Would you just look at this place??

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