Last month, I visited England for a wedding. I was there less than a week. Because of the nature in which I left England 4 years ago, I wasn’t sure what feelings would come up for me. England was my 2nd home. I’d begun building some semblance of a life there – building my career, […]Read More Jolly good time – (2nd) home sweet home.
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate […]Read More Then and now.
Originally posted on D'NALI:
It’s really hard to always appreciate the things that make us happy or make us smile. These little blessings that make our lives full despite the struggles. I’ve been seeing this idea around the Internet for the last week or so — 52 weeks of Happy. Most recently, I saw…
…It surprised me because I didn’t think that anyone paid much attention to my Pinterest boards, but it was a pleasant surprise. Since I like Pinterest, and since a little extra blog exposure is also nice, I said “yes” to participating.Read More Pin It Forward UK.
Sankofa: “We must go back and reclaim our past so we can move forward; so we understand why and how we came to be who we are today.”Read More Sankofa.
NEW #blog post – Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures http://t.co/gT3RAkvf #postaweek #expat #travel #expatriate — Spinster (@SpinstersC) January 14, 2013 For more about how the Weekly Photo Challenge started, take a look at this link. For more about this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge, click here. _______________ This is just a small sample of […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures
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(NOTE: This is the challenge from 2 weeks ago. Whatever… I’m still dealing with jet lag from going home. Better late than never.)Read More Weekly Writing Challenge: A Few Of My Favorite Things.
I’m agnostic, but can definitely identify with the overall theme.Read More Re-blog: Cleaning Out The Clutter In Our Homes And In Our Minds.
Originally posted on The Displaced Nation:
The long-anticipated Games of the XXX Olympiad, also known as London 2012, are now in full swing. Some members of the Displaced Nation team are looking a tad bleary eyed after staying up late several nights in a row to watch their favorite events (gymnastics, anyone? or how about…
Originally posted on D'NALI:
I suppose it’s true — you know — that there’s a season for everything. I came to work today, already stressed about a huge project that’s been giving me trouble since last week, then got the call that put everything in perspective. One of my co-workers at our PA location…