About me: I'm an American expat from Ohio who has found herself with an English husband and a new life on the south coast of England-specifically, Brighton. I've done a lot of traveling, including time spent in France, the Marshall Islands, and South Korea.
Christmas time in the North Laines Nothing much to say today except that I love Brighton at this time of year. If we could just get a dusting of snow, things would be perfect! More than a dusting would be preferred, but this is England, so I’ll try not to get my hopes up. This girl can’t resist a fabulous full-length [...... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:29:43
Brighton Gay Men?s Chorus Concert 2013 Saturday night Jon and I went out into the early evening for a hot date that consisted of some light holiday shopping for my work secret Santa, followed by dinner and drinks, and finished with the main event of the evening-a night with the Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus! We settled on dinner at a r... Sun, 08 Dec 2013 21:16:44
A consumer of things Last weekend Jon and I attempted to knock out a huge portion of our holiday shopping, trying to both start and finish things before all the hub-bub of the holiday frivolity takes over every weekend for the rest of the month. I like to think we keep things fairly minimal all around, trying not to [..... Thu, 05 Dec 2013 22:49:18
Hanging out, getting older, and staying in One day last week I mentioned to Jon that I thought, or really that I think, that I’ve become a fairly boring twenty-nine year old who doesn’t have many exciting interests or goings-on outside of my husband and my dog and a pile of books and records haphazardly piled around my room. See ... Tue, 03 Dec 2013 21:02:55
Friendsgiving Merrymas 2013 Yesterday afternoon we gathered with some friends to do a massive amount of cooking and have our annual expat Thanksgiving celebration. My fellow American in Sussex, the ever-gracious Jess, and I teamed together to make all the goods (with Jon in charge of the turkey, as he loves to be) and since Je... Sat, 30 Nov 2013 20:47:16