About Expat Aussie in NJ

I am an Australian expat who wears multiple hats: mother, trailing spouse, marketer and recent blogger. Our family are now doing the 'ultimate' travel trip: living as expats. Follow our adventures and relocation trials as first time expats living in in New Jersey, USA.
Website: http://www.expataussieinnj.com
Expat Aussie in NJ has written 93 articles so far, you can find them below.

Shopping in America: 14 Large US Retailers expats should know

Best-Buy-Retail-Chain EXPAT LIFE: Shopping in America has always meant for me as an Australian, going to ‘the mall’. Outside these iconic centers of convenient high fashion and merchandise, I knew there were other big-store retailers like Walmart, Costco and Toys’R’Us but didn’t think much beyond these. Well it turns out that these big-box (large) retailers are so numerous in America that it […] Continue reading →

Summer storms in NJ: rain, thunderstorms, and yes…hurricanes too..

Thunderstorm-Bergen-County-NJ   LIFE IN NEW JERSEY: With consistently hot and humid weather throughout June, July and August, summer storms in NJ are a pretty frequent event. They can be anything from heavy rainstorms to thunderstorms with wind, rain, thunder and lightning or they can be much more severe. Rain and Thunderstorms Rain and thunderstorms seem to occur regularly in the Garden […] Continue reading →