The bureaucracy of love. Getting engaged in Houston and moving to London.

March 22, 2018

Making chili con queso without the processed cheese product Velveeta.

March 2, 2018

A Google map of my favorite places to eat, things to do and sites to see in my home town of Houston, TX.

January 31, 2018

They way I travel to and form places has changed and so has what I carry with me. This is a peek at my commuter bag.

January 26, 2018

Moving abroad can take an emotional toll on you. This is my story and some things that helped me.

November 23, 2017

Well, it happened.  I married the best man on the best day!  As you all know I moved to the U.K. to marry a tall Englishman name Sean.  We were a little worried that our visa issues would prevent us from having our wedding on Halloween but the wedding Goddess took pity...

November 16, 2017

My first baking experience using the metric system which turned out to be an almost disaster.

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Welcome!  I am so glad you are here.

I am Mariam an educator by trade and a blogger by happy circumstance.  I have moved across the pond to be with the love of my life and the bureaucracy in my new homeland has afforded me the time to finally start my own blog.  Join me as I chronicle my adventures in love, a new home and the endless paperwork that is Visas.


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