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London Thoughts- 2.5 Years

2.5 years in London! No big deal. This year it seems I’ve spent more time away from London than actually in it.   Rather than separating thoughts and updates, they’re all just going in one big massive post. ENJOY!   Kelly and Lando got…

December 10, 2017
Food Travel

Austin, Texas: The Best Bucket List

This post comes at quite a random time. Basically, I’ve had multiple people ask me about what to do in Austin or if they should visit, and I have so many wonderful things to say! This is a little (actually, pretty big) list about…

September 9, 2017

London Thoughts- 1 Year & 11 Months

Oh heyyyyy! So, it’s been a while, but whatever! I remember everything and will write in order and it will all be ok. UPDATES! Since I’ve had my new job I’ve been commuting more– which means I’m getting sick more. I generally work in 2 different stores…

April 26, 2017

London Thoughts- Week 43

43 weeks is ALMOST 10 MONTHS! That’s ALMOST 1 year. Updates!  Selfridges displays. I really liked the message they were sending (no I’m not being sarcastic… this time).   I’ve spotted more green parrots on the trees at Hyde Park. And this time I…

March 19, 2016

Austin Thoughts- Christmas 2015

WHAT!? A Christmas post in February? Yes. Shut up. Updates! The first day I was back I went running at the town lake trail and saw an armadillo!!! Sorry it’s kinda blurry, but it’s REAL! Welcome home Mandy!!!!!   On the second day of…

February 9, 2016

Our Wedding Day 31.10.15

The day has finally come to write about our glorious wedding day! Fun facts:  We were already married on paper November 22, 2014. For visa purposes, it made a lot more sense to get married before we moved to the UK, because otherwise I…

February 1, 2016

London Thoughts- Week 34

UPDATES! I went to the Dentist! The first time I’ve ever picked out a dentist. I got sick… again. This is happening probably once every month and a half. We got a TV! Now I watch cooking shows in the background. Brits love their…

January 18, 2016

London/Austin Thoughts- Week 11

Hello world! I’ve been in London for 11 weeks. Exciting, I know. The photo above is one of my favorite meals from Austin- Nabil’s Middle East Feast from Kerbey Lane. Just saying. Updates!  I visited my hometown! Austin, Texas! Woo! It’s quite early to…

August 16, 2015

Austin- I’m leaving… on a jet plane

Goodbye Austin  Ahhhh bittersweetness. For real though. This is the hardest part about moving (MOVING, like leaving for a long ass time) abroad. You don’t know when you’ll be back. You don’t know if you’ll EVER be back home. Home. Wait, what is home?…

May 25, 2015