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A little slice of normality (almost)

Drove up to the American Residential compound at the end of our street today. Xavier had a playdate with his mate Ty. Ty’s a kiwi too, or at least his mama is, and his dad’s American. His mum Liesa is … Continue reading

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Mixed feelings about living abroad

Drove through an armed police checkpoint twice doing the morning school run, ain’t nothing subtle about men walking the street carrying riffles … then watched one of their own beat a taxi driver right there in the middle of the … Continue reading

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Local Craft Market

Every month we head down to the Ela Beach craft markets here in Port Moresby. Last time, it got rained out. But we still managed to purchase a handmade basket with lid for Xanthe’s trinkets, and some gorgeous beaded necklaces. … Continue reading

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