Tag Archives: American Expat

  1. Afscheid

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    January 16, 2013 by MM

    I’m bad at transitions. I always have been. And, more specifically, I’m bad at goodbyes. When I was little, every …
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  2. St. Nick, Cookies, Presents, Blackface. Must Be the Holidays in Holland. Wait. What?

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    November 25, 2012 by MM

    One of my favorite things about living abroad is learning new and unexpected things about different cultures (duh). Usually it’s …
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  3. The Perfect Asshole Suit

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    June 15, 2012 by MM

    First, I’d like to ease all of y’all’s minds by stating that it’s been weeks since the bedbug scare, and …
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  4. … Or Maybe I Was Being Paranoid

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    June 8, 2012 by MM

    So, I rode my bike, in the rain, down to the municipal health building and took the bug samples in …
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  5. And Then I Got Bedbugs.

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    June 6, 2012 by MM

    Welcome to Amsterdam, Marcy! Our way of saying hello is to bite you in your sleep on three separate nights. …
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  6. Turtlenecks, Coffee, and Self Doubt

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    June 4, 2012 by MM

    I’m an actor, nothing else. It’s nice to be able to say that, even if it only lasts for a …
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  7. Being New

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    June 4, 2012 by MM

    I have a whole new respect for babies. I’ve lived in Amsterdam for less than two weeks, and I feel …
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