Tag Archives: groceries

The Malacca Strait

Several years ago, I had what I thought was a once-in-a-lifetime to visit Singapore. It was an all-expense-paid media junket paid for by the Singapore government that I earned an invitation through my position as editor and publisher of Communications … Continue reading

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A look at food costs

One of the key considerations when you are evaluating whether to live in another county is what the cost of food is. Not dining out. Daily meals. I’ve been meaning to post typical food prices in the local grocery, so … Continue reading

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All’s well that, well, you know

The latest journey saga for 2 Bags and a Pack. I was amped last night in anticipation of my move to Vodice (still can’t pronounce it but I’ll get it eventually). Finally got to sleep about midnight but woke at … Continue reading

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