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Megan Crose
Works at Casa de Crose
Attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Lives in Dublin, Ireland
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Moving Abroad: Electronics, Digital Content, and Techy Stuff
I'll preface this by acknowledging I have verrrrry limited knowledge on this subject.  All I really have is a bit of personal experience.  And I intend to share that with you.  But brace yourself - there's a very real possibility I'll be using words like "t...
I'll preface this by acknowledging I have verrrrry limited knowledge on this subject. All I really have is a bit of personal experience. And I intend to share that with you. But brace yourself - there's a very real possibi...
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The Butler Easter Chocolate Experience
Over the Easter holidays, our family finally managed to squeeze in a very overdue visit to the Butlers Chocolate Factory.  For those unfamiliar, Butlers Chocolates is a Dublin-based chocolate factory that was founded in 1932.  Not only do they sell a full r...
Over the Easter holidays, our family finally managed to squeeze in a very overdue visit to the Butlers Chocolate Factory. For those unfamiliar, Butlers Chocolates is a Dublin-based chocolate factory that was founded in 1932...
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Random Dublin Smiles
A post I could easily make once a week... random sightings around Dublin that give one reason to stop and smile.  Below are some of the happy moments found on my phone's camera roll this week. Umbrella installation on South Anne Street, Dublin. General scen...
A post I could easily make once a week... random sightings around Dublin that give one reason to stop and smile. Below are some of the happy moments found on my phone's camera roll this week. Umbrella installation o...
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Our First St. Patrick's Day in Ireland (Alternate Title: "Oh my God, I love Ireland!")
Welp, yesterday marked our very first St. Patrick's Day in Ireland.  It was relatively low key.  We attended a small parade in a nearby village in favor of braving the crowds in downtown Dublin.  We had nothing out of the ordinary for dinner, as I didn't sp...
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An Interview with My Third Culture Kids
Though reactions to announcements of our family's moves to both Australia and Ireland were largely positive, there was one overwhelming concern had by friends and family on both occasions:  the children.   There is a misconception that once one has a family...
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Co. Wexford
Quick post... wanted to share some photos from our Sunday drive to Co. Wexford.  My husband was running in a half marathon in Wexford Town so we seized the opportunity to spend the day exploring Co. Wexford as a family.  After a stroll around Wexford Town, ...
Quick post... wanted to share some photos from our Sunday drive to Co. Wexford. My husband was running in a half marathon in Wexford Town so we seized the opportunity to spend the day exploring Co. Wexford as a family. Afte...
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DIY Passport Photos
Sharing a quick tip for other expats who may be embarking on the passport renewal process at some point while abroad.  We recently had to renew my daughter's passport and realized only in that moment the pharmacies here default (obviously) to Irish passport...
Sharing a quick tip for other expats who may be embarking on the passport renewal process at some point while abroad. We recently had to renew my daughter's passport and realized only in that moment the pharmacies here defau...
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Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt (a Barnardos Fundraiser)
Oh, what a crazy few holiday weeks it has been here in Dublin! St. Paddy's, followed by Easter, followed by 1916 Commemorations. Only just now recovering, it seems. But I did want to share with you some amazing local events we discovered... starting with th...
Oh, what a crazy few holiday weeks it has been here in Dublin! St. Paddy's, followed by Easter, followed by 1916 Commemorations. Only just now recovering, it seems. But I did want to share with you some amazing local events w...
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Current Mood
Current mood: Finn sums it up in the most mature way possible, really.   It's mid-term break and the little ones are home.  The weather is still brisk enough to trap us indoors. We are all overwhelmed with homesickness.  And while we are nowhere near the en...
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Costs of Living: Dublin vs. U.S.
Recently I've received a few emails from readers wondering what the basic costs of living are in Dublin vs. the States.  I thought perhaps it might be helpful to share our basic costs with those considering a move similar to ours. To begin with, it's import...
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Stay at home parent of three, burrito connoisseur.
Employment
  • Casa de Crose
    Household CEO, 2004 - present
  • Champaign County Regional Planning Commission
    School-To-Work Coordinator/Case Worker, 2002 - 2003
  • Danville Center for Children's Services
    GED/JTP Case Worker, 2002 - 2002
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Dublin, Ireland
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Vail, AZ - Gilbert, AZ - Raleigh, NC - Melbourne, Australia - Springfield, IL - O'Fallon, MO - Champaign, IL - Carbondale, IL
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Mother of three, burrito connoisseur.
Education
  • Southern Illinois University Carbondale
    General, 1997 - 2001
  • Illinois State University
    Art Education, 1998 - 2000
  • Southern Illinois University Carbondale
    Art and Women's Studies, 2000 - 2001
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