The first BBQ of the year

expat life

I only know a handful of Americans here in the UK, but when I started working at my last job, I found myself working with a guy from New Jersey who had moved here to accompany his partner while she got a PhD from the University of Sussex.  Since I was only working with 8 …

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Cooling down


The heat has broken here in the south. It is still lovely and warm, even hot at times, but the breezes have become the slightest bit chillier again, and the rain-which disappeared for a few long, muggy weeks-has returned, just a few times. It still doesn’t feel like the England that I have come to …

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