Sundays in Essex

Slow Sundays in England aren’t that bad ❤ We had a slow start to the morning just drinking coffee and relaxing. We planned on going out to eat at a pub for a Sunday roast dinner, so we didn’t want to have a huge lunch. We packed a little picnic for lunch and went to…

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Turville, Bath, and Stonehenge

There wasn’t enough WiFi where we were staying last night to post, so here’s a post about our journeys from yesterday and today. Yesterday morning we went to Turville, which is where various shows were filmed including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (the windmill scene). We took our time looking around at the little village before…

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Taking In Chelmsford

When you wake up and have a slow morning of drinking coffee and enjoying where you’re at ❤️ Once we got ready mid-morningish, we drove out to where my brother and his fiancé will be getting married in December. It was stunning! We drove back to the apartment and walked into town to eat lunch…

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Making Our Way Across the Big Pond

Eeeeek!! We finally headed off to England! We arrived at Washington Dulles International Airport Tuesday afternoon and waited around to board our flight around 5:30pm. The plane was a little delayed taking off because of storms, but it was no biggie and still arrived in England on time Wednesday morning. The flight on the way…

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Back to My Roots

Tuesday, my family took a mini trip until Thursday (today) to Forest City in Rutherford County, where my older brother and I were born. We moved away from here when I was two, but my great uncle still lives on the family property (generations back) and so we consider this our home. Growing up, our…

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Journey Back to America

Our taxi arrived outside of our flat in London at 4:45am. We all got packed up and headed out the door. We arrived to London Heathrow Airport at 5:15am and told my sister and brother-in-law bye then went through security. Trying to stay awake until boarding at 8:30am so I could sleep on the plane…

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