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The Latvians take over! (Part 1)

As I’ve said before, I’m taking a little break over the Christmas holidays. Rejoice/Bemoan as you will. In my absence, I’m running a few guest posts from Latvians – none of whom are called Jānis, oddly enough. The first post … Continue reading

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I have a problem

Actually, I have a lot of them (or so I’ve been told) but there’s one that weighing particularly heavily on my mind at the moment. You see, I have a friend visiting from Ireland this weekend. But that’s not the … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound

When you’ve been living abroad for any amount of time, there’s always a period of adjustment when you go back to your home country. As my time will be very limited however, I need to start adjusting while still in … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

My favourite day of the month has rolled around again. Yes, it’s time to read my gas, electricity and water meters, send the results to my landlady and then wait for the invoice that will add a few more grey … Continue reading

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