Some resemble Barbies retrofitted for life halfway across the world. It seemed incredible that someone had brought us halfway across the world to tell jokes. Plus you don't have to fly it halfway across the world ". Critics say it is folly to transport flowers, fruit and vegetables halfway across the world. Sending natural gas halfway across the world is no easy task. But you don't have to travel halfway across the world to have one of your own.
My husband and I were both working in management jobs before we made up our minds to make the big move. We decided that our lives…. Now what are coffee chats really and why are they so important? In Canada, networking is very important. Not just for finding a job, but also for career growth. Yes, we want to hear from you!
The Alumni Association is taking a pause on some of our regularly scheduled programming, but continuing to offer a number of modified and adjusted virtual events and services during this time. We look forward to resuming the events you love when it is safe to gather. I am a nester. I recognize that feelings of home take time to develop and grow, but in , after two years of living in Washington, DC, I had had enough of waiting. I wanted out. I truly believe that cities, like people, have personalities; DC and I were just two people who tolerated each other because of mutual friends but sat in awkward silence if left alone. I found the frantic energy of the city exhausting and the politi-bros annoying. My best friend lived three miles away and we had to WORK to see each other every two weeks, at best. A few of my best friends were living in Texas, and I always loved visiting them there.
When I applied for and was offered the job at the Chiefland Citizen and Williston Pioneer at the end of February, I was excited on many levels. One, it was a chance for me to escape a struggling publication in Oklahoma and secondly, I was going back to Florida! Air Force. I grew up in Niceville across the bay from the white-sand beaches of Destin , graduated from Niceville High School Eagle Pride and went to college right there in town before getting my first newspaper job shooting photos at an upstart weekly right there in Boggy Country. So while Niceville and Chiefland are four hours apart and Chiefland has a much-smaller population , I still felt like I was coming home. And, I actually covered a football game in Chiefland in the mids, when the Indians took on the Freeport Bulldogs from Walton County. Chiefland won. Then on March 13, I finished my pages at my old paper and left cold, wind-swept Guymon, Okla. Here I am, listening to all of this on the radio while driving across northwest Texas, with a sinking feeling that life was about to get exponentially more difficult for all of us. For me, the added stress of relocating has been almost unbearable.