Friday, August 16, 2019

Why Does America Do Free Refills?

When I moved to America from Britain all those years ago, there were many culture shocks; but one that probably affected my weight more than any other was the notion of free refills. As someone with absolutely no will power, I found myself quickly piling on the pounds. So I wanted to know more. When did the practice start? And who was responsible?

Thursday, August 08, 2019

My Return to the City of York (WATCH)

In this latest installment of the Finding Britain series, Laurence and Tarah visit the historic English city of York. Prepare for narrow streets, windy towers, and undignified hugging.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Establishing Credit After Moving to the U.S

In this special episode, we cover a subject close to our hearts, or at least our wallets: our personal misadventures moving from the UK to the US, dealing with that mysterious thing called credit, and finally establishing a credit score.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Comparing American and British Money

Because we stayed well within our travel budget while in England, we arrived back on American soil with a wad of English money (well, 40 quid). So instead of spending it all at once, we figured we'd turn the camera on and give you fine people a rundown of some of the more notable differences between American and British money. Watch the video below to find out more.

Monday, June 17, 2019

WATCH: A Great Day in London

In this episode of Finding Britain, Tarah and Laurence saunter around England's capital and meet up with London expert (and Laurence's eldest brother), Matt Brown.

Monday, June 10, 2019

WATCH: My Return to Grimsby

After 11 years living in America, I recently made my long-awaited return to Grimsby—the town I call home. In the few days I was there, I reunited with my family, reminisced over the past, and caught every little detail on film. Even the wood pigeons. Watch the video below to relive my emotional journey.