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Stuff is Stuff

Suitcase

Moving overseas is a big project. It involves whittling down the necessities of life to the barest minimum in deciding what stuff to take with you and what to leave behind. Once the move is done and without even realizing it, you somehow begin to acquire more stuff to replace the stuff you left behind […]

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Unpacking Box 18

Photo of top of box 18

It’s been seven months since I arrived in the United Arab Emirates. Getting here was not a problem, other than the long, uncomfortable flights from the US. But for the most part, my trip was trauma-free. But getting our stuff here…now that was another story. Packing up to leave Bahrain in June, we looked at […]

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