Anything to do with the act of blogging. Blog themes, admin, ideas.


MOVING!! Notification

Happy Easter!!! I am moving to self hosting! Please forgive me if your “likes” or comments go missing during this period. According to’s support team (they’re total darlings and provide SPEEDY support), ‘likes’ cannot be migrated. I have transferred most of WP reader subscribers to my new address. There […]


Liebster Award #2

Thank you & a loud shout out to Travel Osio for the nomination. Very kind of you. Thank you.   I feel tremendously lucky to be nominated a 2nd time within my 1st year of blogging. How warm and fuzzy does this community get? 😀 Alrighty, fellow blogging peers, I am sure that you […]


1st Birthday! Blogversary :D

YEY!!! 1 year in blogging!!! Local Girl Foreign Land is now 1 years old. Thank you all for being here!!!     My first post was actually a food post Cooking at Ecole Institut Paul Bocuse *lol* which was pretty ridiculous on my part since I started this blog with travel in […]

Blog, Quotes

100 posts ???? done!

I am so proud of myself. It has been a year since I started this madness. Thank you for reading and being there every step of the way ????   It is now time for a cheesy quote… ‘Pas à pas, on va loin.’ French proverb —> Step by step, […]

hellotoyama sake kit kat giveawa

I won!!! Sake Kit Kat from Japan :D

The vlog that I won this awesome snack from was… Hello Toyama (by Lawrence).   Lawrence’s vlog is a video journal of his daily life in Toyama (a small town in Japan). His vlog is a beautiful portrait of appreciating small details living in Japan. I have been following his vlog […]