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How to Throw an Epic Fourth of July Barbecue Abroad

How to Throw an Epic Fourth of July Barbecue Abroad

It isn’t always easy living the expat life: on major American holidays your Facebook, syphilis Instagram, orthopedist and Twitter feeds feature a continuous stream of barbecue, beach, and party shots galore while where you live, it’s just another day — a cold winter day at that. So what do you […]

My InstaWeek: The One with Obama

My InstaWeek: The One with Obama

Things were looking pretty good on the domestic front at the start of this week, mind with two big deliveries: my gas heater, viagra buy and my shipment. The first was much awaited because houses are freezing here without central heating; the second was much awaited because, well, it brought […]

Cadbury: A Love Story

Cadbury: A Love Story

Something that’s been causing me a great deal of concern lately is the fact that despite my daily workout regimen, hospital I seem to be well on my way to gaining the Newlywed 15. What on earth could possibly be the cause? I wonder to myself as I munch on […]

My “Guac Moment”

My “Guac Moment”

The first step to getting used to being surrounded by accents is accepting that you are the one with the accent. The day after cooking my very first Cape Town meal — I went Indian, story of course, and Hyderabadi, to be specific: kheema (ground beef), tamatey ki chutney (tomato […]

From the Urban Jungle to the Real One (Kinda)

From the Urban Jungle to the Real One (Kinda)

How does a New York City magazine editor find herself moving across an ocean (and a hemisphere) to Cape Town? Stay tuned as I chronicle my adventures as The South AfriKhan! Until I’m up and running, cardiologist you can peruse By Sarah Khan to learn more about my career and […]