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My Move to France: Romance Versus Reality

My Move to France: Romance Versus Reality

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September 6, 2021

While it’s not a great idea to rent sight unseen, I’m grateful for the experience and what it taught me about the difference between my romantic notions of France and the realities of actually living here. Daily life abroad, like anywhere, has its challenges, but I came to France seeking something different. I found it and, quite honestly, I’ve never been happier.

A Two-Bedroom Colonial City Home for $700 a Month—Bills Included

A Two-Bedroom Colonial City Home for $700 a Month—Bills Included

Enjoying a locally-grown coffee on my sunny terrace in Cuenca, Ecuador, with my husband Ken and our little rescue dog, Sally, I’m wondering what my family and friends are up to in England. I’m smiling because the dream of living in South America finally came true, almost 15 years after the seed was planted.