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Four Birds a Boating

Weather is cranking it up today, fan is on full power, and summer is definitely here! I should have been in Latvia by now, but seems I am still waiting on the laptops to arrive from the USA.  Not to … Continue reading

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Time to say goodbye

I really enjoyed reading this piece about friendship from another expat living in Georgia. It rang true on so many levels, and is written in a lovely way.

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Ajapsandali (Georgian Eggplant/Aubergine Stew)

One of my favourite dishes in Georgia is Ajapsandali, and I’m blessed with having the best neighbours in the world, who make this dish really well.  In the village, we pretty much just had khajapuri and bread, so it wasn’t until … Continue reading

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A Friendship Courtesy of a Lobiani

Originally posted on Making a Difference:
Repeatedly in Georgia, I’ve learned that saying “დიახ” (yes) can bring great rewards. Often when saying “დიახ” isn’t what I want to do, I remember the lobiani that started a friendship and what I’ve…

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Listen to a Londoner: Carolina Baker

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
Carolina landed in London in November, a bit bleary eyed and nostalgic for what was formerly home. She’s Colombian American and loves Chai Lattes. During the day, she works in finance and at night…

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Down, but by No Means Out!

Days Like These… Its been a bit of a down day today. I’m tired and low on energy. But I’m not worried. In fact, I have learnt that it is days like these where you find that through adversity, you … Continue reading

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