Moving Abroad – 3. Keeping Your Cat and Your Sanity

In this third post in the series about moving internationally (here are the first and second posts in the series), I will endeavor to give Useful and Practical Advice™ for not losing your sanity, your cat (dog, hamster*, tank of pet jellyfish**), your offspring, or your luggage while moving to another country. A little background for those just tuning in – I am currently in … Continue reading Moving Abroad – 3. Keeping Your Cat and Your Sanity

Moving Abroad – 1. Into The Not-So-Unknown

Many times in my life, upon hearing that I am moving to a different country yet again (I do it a lot – I’ve lived in six countries so far (one of those twice, and we are about to move to a seventh), I’ve had people say things like “You move to other countries so much, that’s so brave/difficult/etc., how do you/do you think I … Continue reading Moving Abroad – 1. Into The Not-So-Unknown

Norway: I have never been there before. It is a new place.

You know, I have never actually been to Norway. I mean, I’ve heard about the place, I’ve seen pictures and videos, because it’s famously beautiful, and I’d actually wanted to go visit at some point, because it’s not a distant land, and I can read Norwegian (it’s very close to Swedish), if not speak it, but the fact is that I hadn’t gotten around to visiting it, and now we are moving there.

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Busy Summer, Moving, Etc.

There is neither rant, nor a recipe in this post (unless you count the list of pizza toppings, in case I guess there is), because this is mostly a light-hearted update about my life over the past few months during this blog’s inactivity.  But, if you feel like looking at some pretty photos and reading me blathering about life, plans, and Everything™, then read on! This … Continue reading Busy Summer, Moving, Etc.