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.
I?ve lived a full life, here is why I get to claim this. I got questioned about my life by a friend recently. On reflection, I have lived an awesome life so far. I should brag about it more. I could AMA on Reddit any day for so many topics. I see no … Continue reading →... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 09:42:06
When it snows in England this year, Just blame the Badgers. I love England, I really do. I sometimes can not get my head around they way things are done here. The White Rose tonight said; Mumma? Why don’t we have a Kohls? And why do they spell it coals here? … Continue reading →... Sat, 19 Oct 2013 21:36:07
I now have a new otter and my life will be forever awkward. My girls are about to enter the awkward state of life where everything sucks. I was reminded of this by the young men that were at my house this afternoon. I run the kind of home where all kids are … Continue reading →... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 00:24:09
Happy Anniversary to me! No, not today, I managed to get married on 9/11 This is only funny because of cultural differences. After many years of desperately trying to emigrate (read flee) to the England, I finally after unspeakable hardship, managed to gain the right to marry Manboy. I was so thankful and happy. … Continue reading →... Tue, 10 Sep 2013 11:12:45