Expat Life

Expat Articles from an American Couple Living Abroad For 5+ Years

1.5% Swiss milk = 3% US milk

Remind me again why Americans don't use the metric system? Because it's bloody hard, that's why! But seriously, our lives would be so much easier in Europe if we'd grown up using the metric system like most of the rest of the world. As it is, the most basic th...

Goodbye Hotels, It’s Moving Day!

Three weeks ago, our plane touched down in Geneva, Switzerland. It marked the beginning of the next exciting chapter of our lives - American expats in Europe! Since then, we've been bouncing from one temporary housing situation to the next while desperately tr...