Monthly Archive: May 2017

May 07

Turning 40

Gardens, blue sky, and a lovely dog

Somehow, today I turned 40. I don’t know what I was expecting. I don’t feel 40, but what does 40 even feel like? When you’re a child, you think people who are 40 must be old and grown up. I don’t feel old or grown up. On the other hand, I do feel like I’ve …

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May 03

Weekend walks in the country

bluebell walk

We tend to spend a lot of our weekends exploring the countryside these days, especially if it is a sunny day. Back in Georgia, we didn’t do much walking in the country mainly because it was really hot most of the year, even in the higher elevations. In England, the main problem is rain, so …

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May 01

Day by day: Comparing US and UK school schedules

currentschedule

In the previous post, I shared some differences in the yearly school schedules.Today, I want to compare what I’ve experienced schedule wise in the US versus UK on a daily basis. One of the big differences is that in the US we refer to the school schedule, our daily schedule, students have schedules, etc. We …

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