Pig Latin Gone Wrong

I have the utmost respect for anyone who speaks more than one language. It is not easy to learn another language. It is so difficult to express yourself adequately, for…

A Quick Love Note to My Friends Who Live Abroad

Breathe, my friends. Breathe. I have been seeing, hearing, feeling, touching a lot of feedback from people returning to “life abroad” this week. And I just want to reach out…

The Saga Continues

If you happened to read my last post, you would have been regaled with the tale of confusion that goes with trying to do something simple in a very complex…

I Blame Canada (For My Unrealistic Expectations)

Fully. Completely  Every summer I have the very distinct pleasure of returning to Toronto and spending time seeing old friends, meeting new friends, seeing family, eating pork on the daily,…

Where Did THAT Come From?

It has been a great summer. I mean, SO great. After 4 years, with the exception of a few minor regrets, it’s been one for the record books. I think…