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Respect - I finally got some

​It has been a while between posts, there have been a multitude of reasons why this is the case. Work, mundane life chores, work, and lazing on the beach or by the resort pool, pandemics, anxiet... read more

Posted on 18 February 2021 | 7:54 pm

Catriona Black - Home

Au Revoir 2020…

Algamdulilah, the last day of 2020 is finally here, and what a year it’s been! We’ve learned so much from you 2020, and you have shown us different ways of doing things! You have taught us... read more

Posted on 31 December 2020 | 5:54 pm

Our French Adventure

22 More Weird Things About South Africa

Last year, I wrote a post called 24 Weird Things About South Africa. It exploded, with the original post going viral, and then subsequent reposts of it on other pages also going viral. There were, of ... read more

Posted on 3 July 2020 | 11:59 pm

Maple and Marula

60 Days

Today marks 60 days since schools across the state shut their doors to hoardes of pupils.... read more

Posted on 13 May 2020 | 1:03 pm

Diary of an Expat

Commenti su Come un Preservativo mi ha Salvato dall’Arresto in Aeroporto di Grillo

In risposta a <a href="">Sim-ona</a>. In realtà non è successo in Australia, ma in un paese dove facevo un... read more

Posted on 10 April 2020 | 7:34 am

Commenti per Leave! The Dream

How I Taught My One-Year-Old to Swim Unaided

We live in Malaysia. It’s hot and sunny, all the time. We, therefore, spend a lot of time swimming. As a result of spending a lot of time in the pool, my son could swim 25m before his third birt... read more

Posted on 16 March 2020 | 5:01 am

The Stay Abroad Dad

Why Can’t We Just Wake Up and Speak the Language of Our Choice?

Either Matrix style or Elon Musk technology, and as long as I can't afford it, I'm sold! The post Why Can’t We Just Wake Up and Speak the Language of Our Choice? appeared first on Ten Thousand S... read more

Posted on 20 November 2019 | 5:53 am

Ten Thousand Strangers

Living in the Pacific – I’m Biting the Bullet!

For the longest time, I have rebuked the idea that I needed to spend more money on my blogging platform. With the little amount of income my site does generate, much of that revenue is consumed by the... read more

Posted on 30 May 2019 | 1:11 am

LIVING IN THE PACIFIC – Philippines to Guam… One Day at a Time!

Turkish bulgur with chickpeas (Nohutlu bulgur pilav)

NEW POST! Please take a moment and read the latest post from Turkey travel blog, Many dinners in Turkey come with a side of bulgur or Turkish rice. This Turkish bulgur with chickp... read more

Posted on 26 March 2019 | 2:57 am


Buying Property in Jamaica; What to Expect

For many years, our dream has been to own a home in Jamaica. I have to admit that we were woefully unprepared for the process. After three years and numerous rough days, we’ve finally done it. I... read more

Posted on 22 March 2019 | 8:31 pm

Jamaican At Heart

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