La Vie Overseas is back — newly redesigned and living on a new website hosting platform.
Despite all the repeated warnings, I foolishly let my Google Reader disappear into oblivion without backing up any of my subscriptions onto another service (like Feedly, which I use now). This necessitated some searching of the interwebs to remember all the blogs and sites I had followed so I could resubscribe. Life is hard.
Pro: Time to run.Now that we’ve been at post a whole month and a half, I thought I would begin dispensing pearls of wisdom about the Foreign Service lifestyle.* Specifically, from my perspective as an EFM (eligible family member, aka spouse in my case, although this lovely acronym also applies to dependents and domestic partners).Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Being a Non-Working EFM”
I redesigned my blog. It’s not vastly different but I thought I’d liven it up by moving away from the default WordPress theme and adding some color. Sadly, this process has taken me hours of trial and error with various PHP, CSS and HTML coding combinations and poring over web development support forums.