What to Expect when You’re Expecting….an Expat Move to the States

We have beautiful spacious skies and amber waves of grain! We have canyons that are Grand and banners that are star-spangled. Who cares if we keep our fork in our right hands???? Thought this one deserved a second chance 😉

Wine and Cheese (Doodles)

usa-flag-300x195As an American living abroad, I often wish that someone had sat me down and given me the low down on what to expect. Not about the big stuff like currency conversion rates and voltage, you can Google that stuff.  What I really wanted was the Cliff Notes*version. A cheat sheet. A list of some of the cultural knick-knacks that make your time abroad slightly less befuddling.

I could write about what to expect if you are an American moving to Denmark or an American moving to Cyprus, but that knowledge is limited by my own time and experience. What I know a lot about though, oodles and oodles and cheese doodles about, is life in the United States.

I don’t want to brag, but I’m sort of an expert about what it’s like to be an American…

So I thought I’d reverse the trend and let you know what to…

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