New year, new home!

The past couple weeks have been crazy here, but it seems like things are finally falling into place for us. New apartment, new car, new phones…check, check, and check! Getting settled and having the ability to do basic things, like make a phone call, took longer than we thought it would. But now that it’s almost over, we could not be happier with how everything came together. George is able to walk to work from our apartment and I get to drive our new Mini around. Also,ย we both got a great international plan for our phones. Continue reading “New year, new home!”

First Impressions

After sleeping in until 11 AM and not being able to fall asleep until 6 AM for the past 2 days, I finally feel I am on a better sleeping schedule and am adjusting to being somewhere new. However, I still don’t feel I have fully grasped the idea that we now live here. It all feels very much like a vacation. Anyway, the first thing on our to do list is to find an apartment. I would love to find one before Christmas, but I’m not sure that will happen. Nevertheless, we are excited to spend our first Christmas alone together! We have also decided to spend some time in Scotland over the holiday and we leave just after Christmas. I cannot believe I am finally going to see Scotland! Even though I have traveled all over Europe, I had never been to the UK until now, and it has always been my dream to see Scotland. I am not sure exactly why…it just seems so beautiful to me. Continue reading “First Impressions”