Going from exam land to the world of work, that strange feeling of not being tested on everything. (Well that I know of..) The changes in mentality...I don't know about you, but my life plan stopped at University. All life consisted of was study-study-get into university- discover life's secrets and everything will fall into place. … Continue reading What happens after Uni
If you didn't sing the work from home song, put it on you tube while you read this, get on my vibe people. Chilling in a coffee shop, writing at its finest Okay so I've been working freelance for 3 months now! Yay! Go mini-achievements! So after settling in and realising I'm sticking around for … Continue reading Work from home
Hello all! It's been awhile since my last post, a lot has been going on in this crazy life of mine. In the month of march I decided to call a close on the life in Czechia. Short but sweet. It may seem a little soon, after 3 months isn't this a little hasty? Well, … Continue reading Opportunities
View of Prague from the castle First time in Prague! Many Czech people seem to have a rivalry between Brno and Prague- which is better, which has better things to do/food/people etc. But they are very different places as far as I can tell. For me, I think of Prague like London and Brno like … Continue reading Adventures in Prague
Family leave now, shoo, turn back, don't read it you'll regret it. GO back to safe territory. You have been warned. As the title suggests, this post is just a fun one about dating in the Czech Republic from my experience. But fun thing I recently learned is that most Czech people will not use … Continue reading Budeš můj Valentýn?
Made it, one month in, so let's see how we're doing... It's been an interesting month of highs and lows, conditionals and articles. But finally got into a teaching rhythm and sussed out my students. By now it's been 5 or 6 weeks and me and my students are pretty comfortable with each other. It's … Continue reading The month review
So this is something I've been wanting to write about since arriving in the Czech republic, as a non-Czech speaker in a small city it can be very hard to communicate with people, as English is not as prevalent here as say Prague. And it is just sooooo frustrating. I, like most people, was taught … Continue reading Cheese and the multilingual problem