Tag Archives: Leopard print

Jelgava – home of the Jānis

I fear I may have been overworking a little lately. This week, I fell asleep while writing up some invoices. I fell asleep on the bus and nearly missed my stop. I couldn’t understand why my boot didn’t fit anymore … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Expat Show!

Since I started writing this blog, a number of interesting things have happened to me. I was asked to be part of the Human Library, I’ve had several job offers, my ramblings have been used in someone’s thesis, and I’ve … Continue reading

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The Russian Rant

If you’ve been reading the comments on some of my posts, you might have noticed something of a pattern developing. Me: “Most Latvians look like a leopard threw up on them.” Latvians: “That’s not us. It’s the Russians.” Me: “Why … Continue reading

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