Summer in the Lakes

Everyone tells me that Cumbria gets the worst weather in England, and it seems to be true.  This summer is unlike one I’ve ever experienced at home in the states; I can count the number of times I’ve worn shorts all day on one hand and the temperature seems stuck in the 60’s most days….

Show your World: Autumn in Connecticut

Feeling a little nostalgic and homesick this week, so for Tiny Expats show your world project, I did a quick description of my old hometown in Connecticut.  Not the one I grew up in, but the most recent hometown, where I lived the longest since I left my parents’ house. . The air is crisp…

Show your world:first impressions

This post is a part of Tiny Expats’ Show Your World event. It’s my first impressions of my new hometown in the UK while visiting on a house hunting trip this past summer. A little different than my usual writing style. The things I first notice are that the buildings all touch and the streets…