Why do restaurant bathrooms have,

Why do restaurant bathrooms have, "employees must wash hands" signs?

Honestly, it's one of the strangest things I'd seen when I first moved to the U.S., but you see it…


Can I earn a little money on the side of an E3 visa?

Can I earn money or a side hustle on the side of an E3 visa 2021?

Living in America's big cities can be expensive and making ends meet can be difficult, especially…


6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC

6 Places to Get an Aussie Meat Pie in NYC 2021

As an Australian living in New York City for the past five years, I’ve been disappointed to…


Australia Day in New York 2020 (and the rest of the U.S.)

Australia Day in New York 2020 (and the rest of the U.S.)

You're Australian and you live or are visiting New York over Australia Day 2020 (January 26 for…


How to stop all that junk mail (and phone calls)

How to stop junk mail (and spam phone calls) when you move to America 2021

When you first move to the U.S. you're desperately trying to get signed up for everything that…


U.S. Taxes and Expat You - A Potential Love Story (U.S. Taxes for Australians)

US Taxes & Expat You: A Potential Love Story (US Tax for Australians)

I teamed up with Amy from Aussies in SF Bay and together we sat and spoke to Jason Stoch from…


What documents do I need when entering the U.S. on an E3 visa?

What documents do I need when entering the U.S. on an E3 visa in 2021

A question that haunts my nightmares and one that people ask me a lot in a panic 34 minutes before…


Best Gift Ideas from New York 2019

Best Gift Ideas from New York 2019

So you live in New York and you're about to travel back to your birthplace to see friends and…


New Australian Law wreaks havoc for expat homeowners! Oof.

New Australian Law wreaks havoc for expat homeowners! Oof.

On December 6, 2019, the Australian government officially passed the "Reducing Pressure on Housing…


Reciprocal Health Care for Australian Expats abroad

Reciprocal Health Care for Australian Expats abroad

Ever since I moved to New York I've heard something similar to: "I need enough health care to get…


Institchu and America Josh

How does InStitchu measure up for a custom made suit in New York?

I don't mind wearing a suit to a meeting or to a nice party or wedding, but I hate shopping. So…


How to get tasty treats from Australia in America

How to buy Australian chocolate, lollies, and biscuits in America 2021

Moving to America included a lot of stressful elements such as: How am I going to establish…