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How Making Friends is Like Dating

I hate being single. I’m not speaking romantically, but being friendless, although making friends as an expat and dating do have a lot in common.

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German Men and Romance: Everything You Need to Know

German men can be romantic but it’s likely it’s different than you’re used to. In my 20s I would have considered dating a German guy boring. In my 30s I consider them sexy, so much so that I was with one for 9 1/2 years.

Volunteering to walk dogs has given me a sense of purpose when living abroad.

My #1 Tip for Being Happy When Living Abroad

From my own personal experience and from observing expats in three different countries, I have found that having a purpose is the most important thing you can do be happy when living abroad.

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Käse Spätzle: German Mac and Cheese

Käse Spätzle is a speciality found in southern Germany. I think the best description for it is “German mac and cheese”. Whatever you call it, it’s delicious!

Food And Drink in Germany Vs. Canada

There are many similarities between food and drink in Germany and in Canada but the longer I stay in Germany, the more subtle differences I notice.  Here are my top ten food …