Trolleys, Tills and Treacle

Purchasing the everyday essentials to feed, clothe, clean, and tend ourselves is an activity that we must attend to at least once per week. So learning the ins and outs of shopping is one of the first experiences when living in another country. One might think the experience in Britain to be essentially the same … Continue reading Trolleys, Tills and Treacle

I Think I am A Repat!

We are here for ten months and we now know that M's contract renewal is approved for another two+ years.  The consensus is, "We Love It Here!"  and we plan to stay a while.  Since our collective British ancestors left the southern ports in the early 17th century does this make us REpats? Each day I … Continue reading I Think I am A Repat!