Category Archives: Immigration

Three Years

It’s not exactly a tale like Brad Pitt’s ‘Seven Years in Tibet”, but I can’t believe it has been three years since we arrived to the US and were greeted by the gorgeous Lady of Liberty.  Greeted by 36 degrees celsius … Continue reading

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Celebrating Independence

…or properly more accurately, the US is celebrating kicking out the British while holding hands with the Irish who also kicked out the British.  In reality, the British are most likely not too happy about being reminded about this every year, … Continue reading

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Demystify the Irish

We’ve been in the US for almost three years and I must admit we are pretty much settled in.  Well, I still don’t understand the bloody health system and slightly overwhelmed with the oversized portions at the restaurants.  No wonder … Continue reading

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Fried Bacon

I’m from a country (Denmark) where a nice hot and rare summer is around 25 degrees (approx. 77 Fahrenheit).  If we get those kind of temperatures, then it normally only lasts 2-3 days.  If we get more than 18 degrees … Continue reading

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ID4

My fellow Americans and immigrants like myself, today we celebrate Independence Day – the day where the Americans fought back the tyranny from French and British rulers, creating their independence and own country.  It’s a proud day for America. Lets … Continue reading

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Blood, Tears and BIO

The other day we passed an important milestone in our clan.  We submitted our green card applications some weeks ago (little over a month) and are waiting anxiously for some sign that the application is progressing smoothly. About two weeks … Continue reading

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I’m such a wuss!

As part of our green card application, we have to get a medical examination, by a Homeland Security authorized physician.  It’s no ordinary examination.  This one his a bit more than your normal visit to the GP, and takes a … Continue reading

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Ze big migration

Exactly a year ago, we moved to the US for a number of reasons, and below are the golden nuggets that we want to share with you – in case you are planning on doing something similar in the near … Continue reading

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Two Years

It’s scary how time flies.  One minute you are a kid playing in the streets with your friends; next you are a young man attempting to dance like Mick Jagger in a nightclub; next you are walking down the isle … Continue reading

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Patty Day US style

… no, that’s not misspelling the famous Irish National day. One thing we knew we were going to miss, when leaving Ireland, was the craic.  And, what better atmosphere to experience the famous Irish craic than participating in the St … Continue reading

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