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Thanksgiving in England | Pauline Wiles
Britain & Travel, Mindfulness

Thanksgiving in England

This year I’m spending the fourth Thursday in November – Thanksgiving Day in the USA – in England with family. Having been in the US now for over a decade, I was curious to see how much of this…

Beginner's guide Welsh Rarebit | Pauline Wiles
Anglophile, Tea & Food

Beginner’s Guide to Welsh Rarebit

Coming up soon, September 3rd has been named National Welsh Rarebit Day in honor of this incredibly tasty toasted cheese snack. It’s one of my favorite indulgences and happily, no rabbits are involved. What is Welsh Rarebit? The simple…

Creative British Translations
Anglophile

Creative British Translations

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 some creative…

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…