Thoughts, Uncategorized

Never Did I Ever

There are blogs and YouTube videos galore from American expats discussing their experiences of adjusting to life in the UK. An easy Google search will lead you to them, and you can learn everything you could possibly want to know about differences in accents, sales tax, food portion sizes, tipping at restaurants, healthcare, how people… Continue reading Never Did I Ever

Sensitive Skin Care, Uncategorized

Maladies, Melodies, Allergies: The MCI/MI Allergy Saga Continues

Three years ago I wrote a post about an allergic reaction I developed around my eyes and the saga of being diagnosed with an allergy to a preservative called Methylisothiazolinone/methylchloroisothiazolinone (or MI/MCI for short). You can read the full post here, but it basically boils down to the idea that I am allergic to a… Continue reading Maladies, Melodies, Allergies: The MCI/MI Allergy Saga Continues

fashion, Uncategorized

It’s Your Life – and You Can Decorate It As You Like

When I first put this outfit together, I was going to write a post about how lush this yellow jumper is:   I was going to write about how much I love these Monki earrings: And, most importantly, I was going to write about how I finally found a pair of culottes that don't make… Continue reading It’s Your Life – and You Can Decorate It As You Like