Sunday, November 12, 2017

Ask A Brit | Vol. 27 - Thanksgiving, Marmite Challenge, and More

This is Volume #27 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Sunday feature in which I answer your questions! Post a question in the comments section of this video (or any of my videos) using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #28 next Sunday. This week, I cover Thanksgiving, Marmite challenge, and much more.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

5 Things I Didn't Know About American Halloween

Before I moved to America, I thought I knew everything there was to know about the country, having grown up on American films. But it turns out that real life is not always like the movies! Which might explain the multitude of things I didn't know about American-style Halloween. Here are five such things.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ask A Brit | Vol. 25 - American Accents, JFK Files, and Much More

This is Volume #25 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Sunday feature in which I answer your questions! Post a question in the comments section below using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #26 next Sunday. This week, I cover American Accents, JFK Files, and much more.

A View From the Farce Side: The Joy of Playing

The myriad and quality of children’s TV shows in England, ensured that growing up we spent a great many more hours in front of the tube than was undoubtedly good for us. So why didn’t we all become pasty-faced, weak-limbed, feeble-minded blobs with bad teeth? OK, I am pasty, and my teeth are a little suspect. The answer, however, is because park football—or as our American cousins would term it, soccer—saved us!

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Ask A Brit | Vol.23 - Scottish People, English Ancestry, and More

This is Volume #23 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Sunday feature in which I answer your questions! Post a question in the comments section of this video (or any of my videos) using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #24 next Sunday. This week, I cover Scottish People, English Ancestry, and more.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

5 Admittedly Silly Benefits of Being a Brit In America

I love living in America. As a country, it has captivated me since childhood, with its dazzling terrain, friendly people, and prolific history. And there are some admittedly silly perks that come with being British in the United States. Here is a list of five of them, each pulled from nine years of experience living Britishly in America.