Category: UK

When we moved over to London we knew we were leaving behind a lot of our favourite things. I’m talking about things like your favourite chocolates, peanut butter, biscuits etc. There are some things that I’m convinced the Brits have yet to get right, like popcorn spices, tomato sauce, chutney,…

Life UK

On the last Friday of January Riaan and I rushed off to Gatwick after work to catch a flight to Jersey Channel Island for Marcelle’s birthday. It was supposed to be a surprise and we were actually supposed to have gone two weeks earlier on his actual 30th birthday…not the…

Adventures Life UK

One weekend in November Cindy, Marcelle, Riaan and I went to what was most definitely the coolest bar I’ve been to in my life! So naturally when Hein & Britt came to visit in December we had to take them there. Before I tell you where this most awesome of…

UK

A while back I posted a list of things I wanted to do in London this winter , one of which was watching the fireworks on the 5th of November. Unfortunately the 5th was rather Londony – wet, windy and not much fun to be outside. So instead of seeing spectacularly…

Life UK

As promised I’m kicking off the stories of our London explorations. I’m sure you can tell from the photos that this particular exploration happened quite a while ago… in the “Summer”. It was an average Saturday in July and we were in the mood for a little adventure! So we…

Life UK

I know this might sound a little crazy, BUT I’ve been getting really excited for our first full winter in the UK, since we only caught the tail end of the last one. That is until I woke up yesterday morning to find that I only had one properly functioning…

Adventures Life UK

Life in London is different. It may still be too soon to ultimately decide whether it is for us (the mythical “they” say you should give it a couple of years before deciding if a country is right for you), but so far I’m loving it. Since moving here our…

Life UK