Sunday night

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Pictures of a week that went too fast. This week consisted of Jon and I juggling work and being home for the electrician that hung out at our place all week, replacing all our old broken heaters and exchanging them with new ones. Now we have heat in our house! Just in time for spring …

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Insta Life

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In between all my recent musings about home, identity, and country, I’ve actually been living a life over here. Weird, I know. Lots of dog walks, working and working and working, a rare drink with friends who are kind enough to invite Bruce along too, working out again (fairly regularly, even!), dabbling in the growing …

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Currently

England expat life thoughts

CELTA week 2 ends tomorrow. We’re at the halfway point, and we’re down to 6 (out of 7) teacher trainers. One quit on Tuesday. I have seen three grown people cry (and none of those criers were the trainees that quit, surprisingly enough). I’m doing alright in the course. More than alright, really, thankfully. I’ve …

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bits and pieces

expat life thoughts

Every few weeks it’s nice to cull photos from my phone. I would call this “weekend bits”, but that would be disingenuous since these photos are anywhere from a day or two to two weeks old….so bits it is! England seems to have fallen back into that pattern again where it rains and is miserable …

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Lately

expat life

This week passed quickly-I had no students to teach, so no reason to go into work, and therefore spent my week doing freelance things-finishing up a big project, looking for more work, pitching some ideas to different places and also, continuing the job search for steady work come the fall (or earlier if someone’s offering, …

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