Expat Talk: Saying Goodbye

1st December 2014 had arrived – the day that I would leave my comfortable life in Kansas behind forever for a completely new chapter. The time had come to pack up the car with my suitcases and I wanted none of it. Panic had set in and the anxiety overwhelmed me. ‘Am I doing the

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Blonde Across the Pond – The Expat Series

On 1st December, I will have lived in London for exactly 2 years. It’s been a whirlwind of a time between getting engaged, applying for my UK visa, packing up my life into five suitcases and making the leap across the pond to live here indefinitely. I absolutely love London, but moving over here was

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Where to Watch the NFL in London

It’s that time of year again and American football season is back in full swing! Sometimes, there’s nothing better than having a lazy Sunday with some beers, burgers and football streaming on the TV, all day long. For those of us Americans living in London, we don’t always have that luxury and we’ve got to

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Dear NYC Foodies

Dear fellow foodies of NYC, I’d like to preface this letter by saying when I came to London four years ago, I had absolutely no interest in the food scene, and even worse, did not have the desire to branch out and try something new. I, of course, liked good food, but I did not

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American Gal in London

This is my first link-up post and one that really resonated with me when I read Angie’s post about how home is where the heart is. I am originally from the US and moved over to London permanently in December 2014. Growing up, I lived all over the USA – I was born in Iowa,

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Lately | 22.05.17

Another week has flown by and I can’t believe it’s almost June. This past week was a bit more relaxed than usual. I met my friend Ayushi from the Foodie Diaries for a fantastic Hawaiian dinner at Black Roe, the new Poke restaurant in Mayfair and Ciaran and I had a BBQ feast at Shotgun in Soho

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Lately | 15.05.17

Happy Sunday! Today, I am lazing around my flat after one of the busiest weeks I’ve had in a long time. It was jam-packed with events but was a great week nonetheless! This is what I’ve been up to lately: Eating:  I have become slightly addicted to Halloumi as of lately and can’t seem to

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A Toast to 2015

2015 has been the quickest year of my entire life and I don’t think I could have packed more in to one year than I did this year. It’s been an absolute whirlwind. It has been a year of many firsts and there have been many ups and downs along the way. At the end

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