hmsies.

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

Have We Lost The Capacity To Be Alone?

“The capacity to be alone is the capacity to love. It may look paradoxical to you, but it’s not. It is an existential truth: only those people who are capable … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

Hmsies Returns!

So, what have these 2 funny and amazing (or at least we’d like to think so) British expats been up to? Well, aside from sliding off the blogosphere for a … Continue reading

June 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

5 Easy Ways to Get Out of a Rut

So it’s the middle of April but how many of us are still feeling as if we haven’t quite shaken off the lethargic winter season? As our previous post, 5 … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Planning to study abroad? Here’s what you need to know!

So, me and Jasper have both decided to start our Master’s this year (or should we say now last year) and we are both doing it outside the UK. Jasper … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

What’s up, 2016?

So, we have made it to the other side (I must have called a thousand times!). New Year is upon us and with that, many new resolutions to be broken … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

The curious case of the telepathetic psychic

So who believes in spirits or even the afterlife? I have to say that I have always been rather curious about this and so when I heard that my local … Continue reading

August 16, 2015 · Leave a comment