Hello! I am an American Expat. I moved from Detroit to the UK in 2009. I am a mum to two primary school girls; Little Stormbringer, and The White Rose. I married British born Manboy and (mostly) love my new life abroad. Moving to another country is difficult, mothering is difficult, so pull up a seat, grab a drink and enjoy my suffering!
About me: I write a humorous blog about raising a Family as an American in the UK.
How to make nice and be Friends with the British I had an email from a reader expressing her frustration at being an American expat. I was thrilled and touched, of course, so I emailed her back. She had questions. She was also a bit confused about not having made … Continue reading →... Wed, 15 May 2013 20:27:49
I am raising a racist douchbag. I am sorry. One of my kids is so embarrassing, it is beyond belief, and it isn’t the one that you think. The White Rose is hugely, massively inappropriate. She is also racist. I wrote about it once here. It is depressing. All of the things … Continue reading →... Sun, 14 Apr 2013 19:03:19
Customer Service. Worse in the UK or the US? You decide. I cannot name the UK ‘business’ yet but I will name the US one. I bet you want to hear about the UK one because we are used to awesome service in the US. These fools…\……../ so many … Continue reading →... Fri, 12 Apr 2013 11:18:45