Reasons I am (not) passing as British

This blog post really should be titled "things I am eating and drinking (wrong)," but that's just not very catchy. It strikes me how many of these lingering Americanisms have to do with food and beverages. Eating and drinking take up 70% of my day, so it's a fairly accurate portrayal of my life. After... Continue Reading →



I have a passion for off- and shoulder-season travel. Why do people go on vacation to places when the weather is the best? Why bother with the crowds of people, all enjoying sunshine and warmth? Why not go to Cornwall in the very beginning of April, when you don't have to fight off hordes of... Continue Reading →

One Month In

As of this week, we're one month in to our European adventure. I'm having trouble comprehending this. We're already 4.21% done: 23 months to go. And as I think about what we've already been able to see, what we've done, and what we have planned for the next two years, I feel incredibly lucky. I... Continue Reading →

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