Category: Expat Life

15 Things You Must Do on A Day Out In Cambridge

15 Things You Must Do on A Day Out In Cambridge

We had the privilege of visiting Oxford this spring, but Cambridge completely stole our hearts. We set out to Cambridge on a bright early Sunday morning from Finsbury Park for our short (hour-ish) train ride to Cambridge railway station. Before…

23 Things Every American Should Know About Moving to the UK

23 Things Every American Should Know About Moving to the UK

I moved abroad three years ago and I’ve learned A LOT.   After spending a bit over a year in the Bahamas  I travelled to London and decided to make it home. I then moved back home to the US…

13 Helpful Tips for Moving Abroad

13 Helpful Tips for Moving Abroad

Before moving abroad I probably should’ve done more research on what to do and what to bring instead of looking up what kind of shopping would be at the place of my destination.  After living in the Bahamas for a…

13 Important Things to Know When Applying for a UK Spouse Visa

13 Important Things to Know When Applying for a UK Spouse Visa

So You’re Interested in Applying for a UK Spouse Visa I’ve recently moved to London on a Spouse Visa which is formally known as a Leave to enter Visa. As I know from experience how difficult this process can be,…

My Expat Life: UK Spouse Visa Approved!

My Expat Life: UK Spouse Visa Approved!

I’ve been on a really, really long hiatus from posting for the past several months as I moved back home to San Francisco to apply for my UK Spouse Visa. My immigration process was stressful and I had to prioritize…

Expat Life: Why I Had to Move Back Home

Expat Life: Why I Had to Move Back Home

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I recently (two months ago) had to move back home to the states. Before you jump to conclusions, I want to add, that this was NOT a permanent move….

Five Things to do in Notting Hill

Five Things to do in Notting Hill

Notting Hill is one of London’s most famous neighborhoods. If you keep scrolling you can totally see why 🙂 Not only is their great architecture and that London charm I love, it’s also filled with loads of hidden gems and…

31 Things to Expect When Moving to the Bahamas

31 Things to Expect When Moving to the Bahamas

Anytime you move somewhere, you can do all the research in the world, but you won’t really know what it will be like until you get there.   Before I moved to the Bahamas, I didn’t personally know anybody there…