In England Valentine's is a couple's celebration. It's not a holiday that traditionally involves the whole family. I certainly didn't make a big deal of it with our kids anyway. Rob and I are not a big showy couple either though, a simple card and gift would be exchanged and we'd often chose a meal … Continue reading Valentines
I've spent 3 whole days back in Birmingham and I already feel myself changing. I greeted my bestie (Who I've not seen since July 2017) in the middle of Primark underwear section with "Alright Bird" to which she replied "How am ya?" 😂 I've got used to hearing "Hey girl" over in Florida. So quickly … Continue reading Being a Brummie, my week so far
With my trip to England coming up I've been sorting through my clothes deciding what to take with me. It's still 13 days away but I like to do this inital sweep of my closet in advance - just incase i have to go shopping 😀 My closet here is pretty big. I chose the … Continue reading My Florida Style
I leave for England in 17 days. My first solo trip back home is for a wedding, one I would never miss. I was last there August 2017. 14 months since I sat on my parents sofa, wandered around the shops, ate a decent bacon sarnie and most importantly hung out with my besties. I'm … Continue reading England Excitement!
Its been a month now since all the children started full time school and people often ask me what I'm doing with myself ? Well, I'm a routine person so after leaving the loose routine of our #12weeksofsummer I found myself carving out a new routine just for me - Monday to Friday 8.30 till … Continue reading Day in the life of….
Before we left for Florida we had pretty much our whole house packed up and put on a ship to Jacksonville. All the furnishings and decor Rob and I had built up over our last 2 homes together. We started the process of choosing a home relatively quickly and within a few weeks had an … Continue reading Shopping – Filling a home U.S style
Hi all, last week we went on a family shopping trip to target as it was a rainy day and the kids had been promised a toy. I decided to have a go at creating a vlog about what we bought the kids to go along with my shopping blogs. https://youtu.be/8xFSWj0bQHU ☝️ there's the link! … Continue reading Target Vlog!
American shops, all the shops seen on films, tv shows or in my case pinterest, all the time! I used to see something I liked on pinterest - you could guarantee it was from an American shop! Well now those shops are at my finger tips. Moving over to Florida I had to find a … Continue reading Stateside Shopping!