The longer it’s been since I last wrote a blog, the harder it is to start. I realize I suck at telling my own story. Like, who cares? But I want to continue working on this blog, and I can’t just start a story in the middle without explaining how I got here. So, I’m...
Choosing where to stay in Puerto Vallarta is no small feat. It’s a big, diverse city with incredible nightlife, loads of outdoor activities, and of course, all the scrumdidlyumptious tacos and tequila you could stuff your face with. Whether you are coming for a...
While I don’t know Mexico as well as Malaysia, this is not my first rodeo in the country. I’ve spent quite a bit of time here and have always loved it. We’ve been living in Puerto Vallarta since January and have gotten to know it pretty well in such...
Hey, I’m Kirsten❣️
I’m a Chicago girl living in Penang, Malaysia with my hubs, Mark.
In 2013 we were sick of the rat race and decided to move across the globe and rewire our lives. It was the hardest decision. But it was also the most rewarding one.
On my blog, you’ll find practical, down-to-earth info about the realities of expat life. It’ll help you avoid the mistakes we made. My goal is to teach you how to handle the ups and downs and the ins and outs of moving overseas.
Since we live in Malaysia, there is a ton of info on the blog about life here and all the extraordinary adventures we get up to while living in Asia.