I suck…

So Two Fat Expats did a podcast entitled: How To Keep Your Long Distance Friendships Alive. And…it confirmed what I already know. I suck. In fact, I’m amazed sometimes that I even have any long-distance friends. And, I love my long-distance friends dearly…and I think of them often. I mean …

The Fabulous Expat Life?

Ah, yes…everyone thinks the life of an expat is filled with all things fabulous…cool vacations, help around the house, excellent schools for your children…just to name a few. And, it is. I’d be lying if I said we don’t have those things… We take amazing vacations. I’ve been to places …

Haze…in POLAND!

Ah, haze…the Malaysian euphemism for smog. When we left Malaysia, I thought my days of smog alerts were behind me. In KL we had canceled school days and indoor recess days and many people walked around with their air filter masks due to the horrible air quality that affected the …

Vienna…

Happy Monday everyone! It’s cold and blustery here in Warsaw today – which has me motivated to do some cooking today. I’ve already got a cherry crumb pie in the oven and I’m looking over a recipe for a Brussels sprouts salad that I’m hoping to get to. Unfortunately, Caleb is …

Happy Thanksgiving!

The entire Blackburn family wishes you a very happy Thanksgiving! To those of you celebrating…we hope you have a wonderful day with your friends and family enjoying all sorts of yummy food, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, good conversation, football, and naps on the couch. We’ll be celebrating by sharing a traditional …