Socks to be Me

This goes out to all the other Expat Wives out there being trailed by sockless children and muttering to themselves, “Why is this SO difficult?!” Unless that’s just us… or just one of us… Which it very well could be.

Shake It Off

There comes a time in every blogger’s life when someone posts a mean comment.  Somebody’s having a bad day, or is just frustrated (or pathetic) for whatever reason and takes it out on a harmless blogger.  In our little corner of the internet, that day was last week, and that blogger was *us*.  And while one of us is too busy sheltering from the rain and the leprechauns while drinking tea and gin (don’t knock it til you’ve tried it) to be too bothered by any type of snarkiness, the other one of us – currently holidaying in the land of perfect smiles and eternal optimism – well… Not so much…