hmsies.

Cultural experiences and funny musings by two twenty-somethings living abroad

May-hem in the UK?

I went through a number of emotions over the course of Thursday night – as the results of the British General Election were coming in.  I was enjoying a nice … Continue reading

June 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Us vs. Them: The Refugee Crisis

  Given the recent attacks in Brussels, we are now facing a huge problem with the rapidly changing face of our societies. We no longer feel safe, we are lacking … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Europe in Flux

It’s probably safe to say that Jose Manuel Barroso doesn’t envy Jean-Claude Juncker in his first 9 months as President of the EU Commission. Not only has the Greek economic … Continue reading

July 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

The UK Election Results at a Glance

A few months ago, we wrote that the 2015 UK General Election would be one of the most uncertain ever to take place in British history – and that is … Continue reading

June 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Should Germany Forgive Greece?

I have been living in Germany for about 2 years of my life – yet the whole time I have been here, Europe has been locked into a financial crisis, … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

UK Elections 2015: Making Your Mind Up

In just a couple of months time, (7th May 2015) the UK will be going to the polls to vote in what could be the most uncertain election in decades. … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

Roundup of 2014!

Goodbye 2014, hello 2015! As we move into another year, we thought we would take stock of what happened in national and international news and events and give you a … Continue reading

December 30, 2014 · Leave a comment