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added on 23/01/2014 by: denisehession
Talking about various aspects of expat life abroad, particularly for an expat wife, a funny must-read. Inspired by recession in Ireland and live in Middle East, Doha Abu Dhabi and Jakarta, Indonesia. .
 tags: expat life for wife in Indonesia, expat life for wife in Middle East, expat wife, Irish emigrant abroad, reluctant expat
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Living in Limbo  Posted on 09/10/2014
The act of living in limbo was never something I thought I could cope with, let alone master and perfect.   Alas, I have succeeded, I have grown akin to the common bee, floating from flower to flower sucking the nectar from each...
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Remember to Vote again!  Posted on 09/04/2014
‘New Age Emigrant’  from The Reluctant Emigrant is nominated in the Best Blog Post, this category can be voted on by the public and I would appreciate if you could vote, just click on this...
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Doggy Style  Posted on 09/03/2014
Like entering the set of the twilight zone, where everyone is in on the private joke except you, I walk around this summer in Ireland, awestruck at the new trend that has evidently hit every third person or so. Men boast lean fit ones,...
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Anywhere but Carrig  Posted on 09/01/2014
Thousands and thousands of children and across Ireland are back to school next week, thousands and thousands of parents are getting ready to exhale. They are delighted to have the kids back, the old routine restored,...
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Voting for the Irish Blog Awards  Posted on 08/28/2014
Hello Readers, I’m delighted to tell you all that The Reluctant Emigrant has been Nominated, Long-listed and now Short-listed for the Irish Blog Awards in two different categories, News and Current Affairs and Best Blog of the Irish...
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Shortlisted for the Irish Blog Awards  Posted on 08/28/2014
Hello Readers, I’m delighted to tell you all that The Reluctant Emigrant has been Nominated, Long-listed and now Short-listed for the Irish Blog Awards in two different categories, News and Current Affairs and Best Blog of the Irish...
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Winners and winers  Posted on 08/28/2014
Back in Ireland for summer as a thirty-something that has lived away for nearly five years, I can look on society with an unbiased and fresh aspect and there’s an invisible line that could be drawn among my peers in Ireland today....
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Green Shoots  Posted on 08/18/2014
Popping home every year for a few months, affords one the opportunity to re-immerse fully back into Irish society but with a more objective perspective each time. 2011, saw the most expensive restaurants and boutiques close their doors....
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One Hundred Euro  Posted on 08/11/2014
When coming from Indonesia where one hundred euro costs one point five million rupiah the expectation of what one hundred euro should buy in Ireland, can be high. In Jakarta it would be somewhat difficult to spend one point five million...
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Good to be Home?  Posted on 08/05/2014
Everyone than can, leaves Jakarta in summer, for a week, a month or for good. Arriving in Ireland from Jakarta is like, well it’s like arriving in Ireland from Indonesia.   The doors of the plane fling open in Dublin...
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  • denisehession
    denisehession 05 February 2014 12:16:16

    Very Funny - a must read for all expat wives out there!

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