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Full disclosure: I have only had Eton Mess – that quintessential English dessert that looks like a chef went finger painting in a kitchen with some strawberries, cream and crushed meringue – a few times. But I may have just fallen in love. With the Eton Mess at Bob Bob Ricard in Soho. My dinner […]

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When I was little, my best friend and I used to sneak into construction sites in new housing developments and imagine what we would do with the houses if they were ours. This should explain a lot about the next few posts where I obsess over historic English Country Houses. Over the last few weekends, […]

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This post is a hard one. As much fun as it can be, being an expat is hard and eventually, a moment will come when you question your decision to move abroad. Its a moment I often think only other expats understand. Little day-to-day things can quickly become an enormous challenge. Tiny insignificant things can […]

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Mondays are funny, fickle things. You either love them or hate them. They can be a source of anxiety or a reassuring fresh start. I didn’t know quite what to expect from last Monday. I knew a manic work-week was ahead but I was (somewhat) prepared for it. The weather was completely unpredictable. And I […]

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An expat. A blogger. Sweden. A “hot guy named Anders”. And a murder mystery that no one knows is a murder mystery. This is what I have come to learn about a young woman named Claire Duffy in a rapidly short amount of time. Claire is a self-proclaimed professional daydreamer and accused “most fantastic liar” […]

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