The Blogger Recognition Award

blogger recognition award
2017 has certainly been the year for ispyprettyplaces to receive awards! And here comes another one, kindly nominated by the gorgeous expat duo at TheXpats. It was one of my goals this year to get ispyprettyplaces out there and through the wonderful world of social media I have learned a...

#expat: The Expat tag

expat tag
I've often spoken about how being an expat can be a tough gig. There are many supportive venues in a host country to help navigate the new territory of expat life. But I've also discovered a new form of support. The blogging community is one that is surprisingly more supportive...

The life of an expat child

I often hear people talk about what a great opportunity expat life is for a child. 'What a wonderful experience' they say, 'great opportunity for them' they remark. And each time they do, I bite my lip and wonder if this is really is true. You see, I was an...