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An Alternative British Dictionary

I had the pleasure recently of talking to a wonderful group of teachers and educators at their annual meeting. To engage my audience I set them the task (with a prize, of course) of coming up with alternative, humorous…

Narrowboats in the Leeds and Liverpool Canal / Tim Green
Britain & Travel

Reader Post: An American in Yorkshire

I’m thrilled today to welcome Mary Elizabeth from New Mexico, one of the readers who responded to my request for memories of first visits to England for the free guide I recently released. She related this wonderful story of…

Yorkshire Puddings on Pinterest
Britain & Travel, Tea & Food

Celebrate Yorkshire Pudding Day!

Today is apparently Yorkshire Pudding Day and this got me thinking about the various ways to enjoy this special British dish. Firstly, know that Yorkshire Pudding is not a dessert (although it’s so versatile that with a few additions,…

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Britain & Travel

What “Anglophile” Means to Me

If you take even a passing interest British matters, you’re probably as dizzy as I am from all that has happened in the last 3 weeks. In the wake of the Brexit vote, and the subsequent reports of horrendous…