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By A-Mar on October 31, 2013
My Certificate of Visa Issuance number came today! I’m off to the Korean consulate with my visa application – finally!!!
By A-Mar on October 28, 2013
Well, life has a funny way of sneaking up on you when you think everything’s okay. -Alanis Morissette It’s Sunday night, and a couple of days ago I thought I would be panicking trying to make sure everything was ready for the movers to come in the morning. Long story short, there have been some […]
By A-Mar on October 18, 2013
You will never understand bureaucracies until you understand that for bureaucrats, procedure is everything, and outcomes are nothing. -Thomas Sowell Friends, if you miss me or haven’t heard from me recently, here’s why: I’ve been on the phone. Five 1-800 numbers, nine customer service representatives, three paper prescriptions, two pharmacies, one insurance company, and many, […]
By A-Mar on October 11, 2013
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. -Benjamin Franklin Let’s talk infectious diseases. My favorite! (Seriously, wasn’t kidding.) Many well-traveled folks know the drill: you’re traveling to a foreign country, so therefore you must be shot up with as many needles as humanly possible. Unless, of course, you regularly partake in acupuncture. […]
By A-Mar on October 7, 2013
The mister would like to add that the most devastating loss upon our move abroad will be, without a doubt, the power tools. It just had to be said.
By A-Mar on October 6, 2013
Texas is okay if you want to settle down and do your own thing quietly, but it’s not for outrageous people, and I was always outrageous. -Janis Joplin Practically anyone who knows me knows that I am not the biggest fan of Texas or Houston. It just doesn’t quite fit my personality, and I’ve practically […]