Tag Archives: summer

How To Survive an American Heatwave, With Kids and Pets

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I used to relish the two or three truly hot days that our miserable British climate provides annually. As an expat in the U.S.

10 Clothing Hacks to Cool You Down in a Hot American Summer

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Come July, America can feel like someone cranked the sauna up to eleven. But you can keep the heat from wrecking your outfit by employing some of these cooling sartorial tips.

Toni Hargis: What I Miss About British Summers

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Don’t get me wrong: there’s lot to love about a summer in the U.S.—especially if you’ve just emerged from a brutal northern winter.

Summer in America: 10 Tips for Visiting Brits

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Most Brits in the U.S, will, at some point, have summer guests visiting from the Mother Country. While expats have become (somewhat) accustomed to life here, it’s often surprisingly alien to our visitors.

Summer in the States – Keeping Your Cool

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Whatever their winters, many states in the U.S. experience significant heat in the summer.

#MindTheChat Recap: Where to Travel in the U.S. This Summer

A beach in the Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. (California Department of Parks and Recreation)

With so many different regions, the United States offers great vacation opportunities, and summer is the perfect time to explore the country. When we brought together British expats on May 10 for our weekly #MindTheChat on Twitter (1 pm ...

Summer in the United States: Not Always a Picnic

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I usually say that one of the great things about the U.S. is the guaranteed summer we have.

Six Things This Brit Doesn’t Miss About the UK

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Like many Brits in America, I wax lyrical about the Mother Country, but there’s a growing list of things I don’t miss from Blighty.

10 Things That Will Make a Homesick Brit Sob – and How To Cope

Longing for your native land and its people is one of the biggest strains of resettling abroad. And homesickness can strike hours, days, months or even years after you first hop aboard a plane without a return ticket.