My First Year in the UK

I have officially been in the UK for one year. Actually, I'm very late writing this as my one year was in September. But, life has a way of keeping you busy. I still find it funny that I live in another country. I never imagined that I would ever live outside of the United…

Things I miss

It's crazy to think that I've been in the UK for six months now. Sometimes it still feels like I got here yesterday. It's unbelievable how fast time goes by. We've been super busy since I got here. Afternoon teas, anniversary trips, wedding planning and as if that wasn't enough we just moved into a…

A Very British Day

Afternoon tea has quickly become a favorite date for my hubby and I. It's such a fun thing to do and because it's such a common thing here in the UK, there are tons of places with different vibes to pick from. This time we choose afternoon tea at The Podium. A fancy restaurant in…

Making Roots

I have been living in the U.K. around three months now. It still feels weird and surprising sometimes. I catch myself thinking "Oh, this a different country." But I'm getting settled here and am really starting to feel at home. Although there are definitely things I miss from the U.S., like liquid coffee creamer and…

Learning a New Language in the UK.

I didn't think moving to England would require learning a second language, but it does. Although both England and the US are English speaking countries, there is a HUGE difference in our day to day language. Also similar to the US, depending on where in England you are people speak with different accents. All of…