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My Version of London

I’m heading to the Faroe Islands next week — and what does that mean?  It’s time for a weekend in London, of course! My flight to the Faroe Islands leaves early from Gatwick Airport, so it makes sense for me to head into London early for a weekend of fun, culture, and lots of photo-taking. …

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Bringing More Cowbell to the UK

On most days here in England, I somehow end up quoting Family Guy or Anchorman back and forth with my English friends. It’s easy to assume that all of American pop culture translates across the pond. After all, we share a common language, for starters.  Most of the films playing at the cinema are American, Comedy Central …

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British Culinary Adventures: Making a Steak and Kidney Pie

Despite all the stereotypes about British food, don’t be fooled — the Brits do comfort food spectacularly well.  It’s all about the weather.  On the Northumbria coast and country, far up in chilly, wind-swept northeastern England, do you really think the Geordies crave ahi tuna and avocado salads? Again, it’s Northumbria, not southern California. Of …

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