Rome with teenagers

How to Spend 3 Days in Rome with Teens: Best Things to do

Going to Rome with teenagers is the perfect city for them to visit with family. Besides being in the classroom, visiting Rome is an excellent way for teens to learn history through travel. It brings awareness and helps teens become more cultured and awaken by seeing these amazing places in person. Although the city of …

How To Successfully PCS Move to England from USA

Congratulations on your military PCS move to England!  Receiving a duty assignment can be exciting, knowing that you will get to experience a new country.  However, with a new PCS move overseas comes stress.  There are many things to do once you get military orders, and double that when moving overseas.  Out-processing a base is …

22 Practical Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Moms Who Travel

It’s that time of the year again — Mother’s Day!  I can still remember the day I had my daughter, and it forever changed my life.  Becoming a mother is the most rewarding yet most challenging job one could ever have.  For Mother’s Day, show her just how much she means to you by giving …

Best American Shops and Brands in the UK

Are you American thinking of moving to the UK?  Or someone that just loves American shops and brands but is living abroad?  I’m here to help you find those American stores and brands to fulfill your shopping needs.  It may be exciting to you that you’ll be packing up and leaving America behind for a …

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12 Shocking Differences Living in the UK vs US

When living in the UK vs US, there are many differences that you may not even know or think of until you take the plunge and move.  Some things are the conveniences that you will lose when moving from America.   For instance, if you are used to going on a midnight run for ice cream, …

Life in England: Top 13 Reasons Why You Will Love Living Here

Life in England: Top 13 Reasons Why You Will Love Living Here

Fairytale castles, the Royal family, charming villages, and breathtaking countryside are just some of the ways you’ll experience life in England.  I was elated and nervous when I found out I was moving to England from the US.  However, once I started living here, I’ve realized how beautiful life in England can be, and I …

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22 Practical Going Away Gifts for Friend Moving Overseas

As someone that was in the military, I’ve had to move around the US and abroad many times.  I know how it feels to pick up everything and move far away from family and friends.  Giving a going away gift for friend moving overseas is one of the most thoughtful things you can do.  Show …

Ultimate Packing List For Moving Abroad: Things you Need to Know

It can be incredibly stressful when trying to come up with a packing list for moving abroad.  I’ve lived and moved abroad six times, and I’ve had to pack for my travels overseas every time.  Every time I had to pack up and move abroad, I learned something new with key takeaways.   When you have …

Moving to England from US

Moving to England from US: 10 Things Americans Must Know Now

Are you thinking about moving to England from US?  The United Kingdom is on an island in Europe and is a beautiful country full of history.  Plus, seeing the countryside and rolling green hills is nostalgic.  Passing gorgeous ancient cathedrals and ruins like the Abbey Gardens are what you will see daily.   You may be …

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Top 75 British Words vs American Words you Need to Know

Living in England for almost four years now has been pretty incredible.  However, when I first arrived I didn’t realize how much of a difference the English language is spoken here. My thinking was, well I’m going to an English-speaking country so I don’t need to learn about any language differences. Wrong. There are a …