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Blue for the EU

June 25th 2016 It was a blue day yesterday. With Sam living in Berlin and desperately wanting Britain to stay in the EU and the majority of bones in my body agreeing with him, I spent the final minutes of … Continue reading

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Wanting to POP

It seemed like such a good idea at the time. Unbelievably, we are now officially half way through our time in Kuala Lumpur. That’s right. We have been here two years already. The tenancy agreement on our apartment was for … Continue reading

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Things I love about Kuala Lumpur #3 – cheap eats

Ian and I love our weekend breakfasts – especially when you can buy ‘real’ bacon, which sadly, I don’t believe you can here. Sure, you can buy stuff that looks like bacon but frankly it does not cut the mustard. … Continue reading

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The keys to the city

  I did it, folks! On Saturday I drove our new car for the first time! Now, to many this may not seem much of an achievement but for me this is a major milestone. Here’s why: I failed my … Continue reading

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How we housewarm

Yesterday marked my own fourth full day in our new apartment and our ninth day here. You see, after abandoning Ian so I could swan off to Phuket on the day we moved in, I only got properly ‘home’ five … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

I’ve read the books. I know how important it is to ‘manage your expectations’ before a new posting, and, I’ve seen the theory proven. When we went to Norway in 1996 I did not want to go one bit. I … Continue reading

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