Last Friday night, after spending most of a bad day (and week) looking at a screen, I decided to switch off my phone for the weekend. More accurately, I uninstalled social media apps, turned off useless notifications (all but calls from my parents and professional emails) and unplugged the Wi-Fi – apart from a short … Continue reading Phone-Free Weekend
I have blogged only sporadically since the beginning of this year and haven't written anything in over a month. I could say it's because I have been busy – it wouldn't be a lie – but it wouldn't be entirely true. The honest reason is that, for a while, I lost my desire to share … Continue reading Moving Forward
I was inspired by No Love for Fatties and her cute Pinterest finds to share some inspiration of my own. We have recently decided to redecorate our bedroom and I have been scouting Pinterest for ideas. We moved into our house only two years ago so it may seem a bit early to redo an … Continue reading Bedroom Inspiration
Today – 72 days after my first application, 60 days after that horrible day in Croydon and 45 days after my second application – I was finally granted a 30-month leave to remain by the British Home Office. It was not at all like I had imagined... I didn't see the email come in. Edward … Continue reading Congratulations, it’s a visa!