Google Trips

How to manage all your upcoming vacations and travel: Google Trips

When you fly internationally or regularly, if you're anything like me, you'll find yourself…


Where to get your U.S. Visa

Where to get a visa for the U.S. - Which country is best?

A question that gets asked constantly on web forums, on Facebook groups, and in expat communities…


The 3 best bagels in Manhattan, New York City (and how to order a bagel properly)

The 3 best bagels in Manhattan, New York City (and how to order a bagel properly)

This is either going to win me a lot of friends or make me a lot of enemies, because New Yorkers…


How you can help a charity by shopping on Amazon (Prime Day is coming)

How you can help a charity by just shopping on Amazon (Prime Day is coming)

Amazon is a behemoth, we all know that. The one thing you learn quickly when you move to the US is…


I am part of Community Resource Exchange (CRE)’s INSPIRE 10 crowdfunding campaign, which is raising funds for CRE’s work helping inspiring nonprofit leaders and their organizations become stronger through consulting and leadership development!

I'm a part of the INSPIRE 10 Crowdfunding Campaign

Here's something for the goodness of others that is worth a quick read: I am part of Community…


Dinner with New Friends

Dinner with New Friends

Since moving to NYC and starting this website to try and help Aussies (and other expats) new to…


University of Michigan's Big House

Where and how to watch tonight's NCAA College Basketball Final

Despite the fact that the weather outside looks like the middle of winter, it's actually the end of…


Rescuing Leftover Cuisine

How to use your spare time effectively in NYC: Help your community

I'm all about community. Whether it's helping one person with their transition to America or…


Im back from Australia

I'm back!

After a cheeky fortnight (two weeks for those of you playing at home) away in Australia, I'm back…


Why (and how) you should update your emergency contacts as an expat abroad

Did you know that your iPhone has a special feature called "Emergency SOS"? If you push the…