Tag Archives: change

Good friends bring cheddar cheese


When you’re an expat you end up with a small pool of friends that are usually expats too and you cling to that group like they were your lifeline. Friends are easy enough to make but finding good ones, ones … Continue reading

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Autumn leaves


As the new teaching season slumps its way along I find myself once again stuck with not enough days in the week to go around to make everyone happy. I love Autumn for the change of season but that too … Continue reading

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Goodbye Portofino


I’m packing up my stuff and all I want to do is sweep. Each time I cross the terrace I think again, all I want to do is sweep. On my third pass I fetch the broom and start to … Continue reading

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