British and American kids spend their lunch breaks playing a lot of the same schoolyard games: everything from hopscotch and Blind Man’s Buff to jump rope, better known as skipping in the U.K.
Posts by Ruth Margolis
Looking back to when I first moved to the U.S., it’s now clear that I knew almost nothing about what day-to-day life in America was like.
As an expat, choosing where to settle in the U.S.–if your job or family doesn’t do this for you–is the one of the biggest dilemmas you’ll face.
As an expat living in the U.S., you can either get with local dining culture or stick rigidly to your British ideas about restaurant etiquette.
America’s British population has taken to the web to voice its displeasure at news that U.S. candy giant Hershey has successfully blocked our much loved U.K.-produced chocolate from being exported to the land of the free.
Has your American existence stagnated? Do you feel like rebooting everything from your friendships to your eating habits?
Do you go cross-eyed at the thought of sifting through your receipts and paystubs every January as one American tax year ends another begins? Alas, there’s (probably) no getting away from it: you need to get your financial house in …
If you’re in America over the festive season, you may find yourself gagging for some quality U.K. telly to help pass the time between gobbling turkey and rowing with your family over Skype.
So, I finally caved and bought an iPhone. What can I tell you, I had a coupon for a free case.
If you’ve come to America hoping to get lethally fat on deliciousness, head to that strip of states along the bottom and start munching. Because down there, the food is, quite literally, to die for. Not sure what to order?