A Tale of Two Health Cares: The US vs Denmark

Long post alert! So as I mentioned in a previous post, one of the biggest reasons I took a break from the blog this year was my health. I was battling an infection and other symptoms that my doctors just couldn’t seem to treat, and it was frustrating as eff. Thankfully after months (we’re talkingContinue reading “A Tale of Two Health Cares: The US vs Denmark”

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before My 1st Year in an International School

Hey y’all! Summer is 100% here now, but that doesn’t mean that I can’t still post something for Teacher Tuesday. I’ve officially survived my first school year at an international school, and I’ve made some wonderful memories with my first class. I wouldn’t change a single thing about the past 10 months, but there’s definitelyContinue reading “10 Things I Wish I Knew Before My 1st Year in an International School”

#WeBlogSummer Week 2: Summer Holidays [European To-Visit List]

Last week, I introduced the #WeBlogSummer series with my Danish Summer Bucket List. This week’s theme is ‘Summer Holidays’, so naturally this means another list. But worry. I’m going to keep this short.  Before I moved to Denmark last October, I have never been to Europe. Now that I’m living here, I’m realizing that thereContinue reading “#WeBlogSummer Week 2: Summer Holidays [European To-Visit List]”

4 Signs That I’m Starting to Settle Into Expat Life

I’ve been in Copenhagen almost 8 months, and honestly, I’ve felt like I’ve been in limbo this whole time. Back in Philly, I had a job, friends, family, and a full schedule, but last October I put that all on hold to start from scratch in Denmark. Since I’ve arrived, I’ve felt very limited. Yes,Continue reading “4 Signs That I’m Starting to Settle Into Expat Life”

5 Questions That Make Me Crazy and 5 Things That Keep Me Sane

Since I’ve moved to Denmark, I get asked the same questions pretty frequently. 1. How do you like Denmark/How are you adjusting? 2. What are you planning to do for work? 3. How long do you plan to stay in Denmark? 4. Have you started classes/How’s your Danish? 5. Do you miss your home? Honestly,Continue reading “5 Questions That Make Me Crazy and 5 Things That Keep Me Sane”