It's Time! Bound for Bahrain #LifeMeant

The moment has arrived. I am filled with many emotions – excitement, joy, and a small bit of the nerves, but not much. The thrill of finally reaching the goal of living and working abroad outweighs any other emotions. This adventure will forever change me. I welcome it with open arms. “All great things start […]

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Officially an Expat!! #LifeMeant

   I have waited seven very long months for this adventure to begin and years to travel the world. FINALLY!!!!!! The day has arrived. I am officially an expatriate of the United States. I will spend a fabulous week in England before heading off to my new life in Bahrain to teach at Riffa Views […]

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Moving Abroad: ALL the details not mentioned.

Considering Moving Abroad? It’s not as simple as packing up your bags and heading out. There are a million little details that no one ever tells you. Things you would never think of until you are in the thick of it.  The excitement of moving to a new country far outweighs the daunting tasks that […]

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New Chapter, Not Goodbye!

I really grew to love my Florida “Salt Life.” Bidding it farewell was tough. I’ll miss the salty soft air of a sea breeze, the sunshine on one side of the street but not the other, and the endless white sandy beaches that traipses it way into the car and house. But, I will miss […]

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Buy My Stuff Sale — June 21-22

Seriously, you can buy my stuff. The question is where did all of this come from? There is a lot of stuff I do not need. When did I buy all this? Why did I buy all this? On June 21st and 22nd I am putting the rest of my life up for sale. I’m […]

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Lost In London

On my first trip to London, I spent hours walking everywhere. The tube took me to every part of the compacted city. Check out the photo story of my journey through the streets of London. CLICK HERE – My photo journey of London

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Recruitment with Sponsorship

In terms of sponsorship, we can help teachers get into schools that can offer sponsorship. Jen Brown Overseas Recruitment Manager Hourglass Education I had to read the email twice. Was it finally going to happen? No Way!!!!Wait….yeeeeeeesssss!!!!! A smile washed over my face while my body erupted into celebration reminiscent of a lotto winner who […]

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Falling in love…with London

I have not blogged in a while. Since my last blog I visited London. It was an amazing trip. There is something poetic about history being juxtaposed against modernism. It’s a walking city and walk I did! I have never walked so much in my whole life. Each and every turn brought a new discovery. […]

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Immigration – USA not welcome easily.

Eight recruiters and seven job offers sounds amazing, right? Well not so. As the inbox continues to fill with rejection, after rejection, for a working visa, my discouragement increases. The way Americans feel about illegals crossing our boarders is how the UK feels about Americans over 30 getting a working visa. (AKA Green Card) I […]

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