Along with ‘what do I miss about living in the US‘, my 2nd most asked question is ‘do you regret moving to US’. For those that may not know my ‘story’. I moved to the US in 2016 on a spouse visa and I really struggled to adjust. I was really homesick and suffered from depression and stress. In 2020 I decided it was time to move back to the UK after 4 years overseas. Do I regret moving to the US? No, I don’t think I do.Continue reading “Do I Regret Moving To The US? Things I Learnt From Living Overseas”
Category: Life in the States
Posts about living in the USA as a British Expat!
Cost of Living UK vs US | 9 Things That Are More Expensive In The US
I did a similar version of this on TikTok (before I got angry and decided to stop posting) and it went cray cray. As always these are things that were more expensive in my experience. Things can differ depending where in the US you are and where in the UK you are. Which is more Expensive UK or US? Once upon a time, with amazing exchange rates, the US used to be cheap for a Brit, but now it’s pretty poor, it’s actually on the expensive side.Continue reading “Cost of Living UK vs US | 9 Things That Are More Expensive In The US”
Things I Miss About Living In The USA
This has literally been my most asked question since I repatriated back to the UK. What do I miss about living in America? Now I’ve always been pretty vocal about the things I struggled with. And I’m happy with the choice I made to return home. But of course there are a few things I do ‘miss’ (other than the obvious). These are based on my experience of where I was living in Iowa and where I live in the UK. Of course things differ depending on where you are in both countries.Continue reading “Things I Miss About Living In The USA”