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26.11.2015
Thanksgiving. The quintessentially American holiday. Family. Turkey. Pumpkin pie. Football. Macy’s Parade. Steve Martin and John Candy fighting their way home for the holiday. Over the last month, all of my American friends and contacts have been looking forward to Thanksgiving and sharing their plans for gathering their families together. It...
11.11.2015
A new skill for expats in the Netherlands: Phone-friendly navigation apps didn’t exist 6 years ago. I know this because when I lived in the Netherlands six years ago I used to keep a paper map in the carrier bag on the back of my bike. Now that I’ve returned to live in The Hague, I have had to develop a new skill: navigating with a phone app while...