Sending a Fragile Birthday Present to the US

My brother has lived in Tennessee in the US for 15 years now, but still, every single birthday, I make sure I let him know I’ve remembered by sending him a gift. With his birthday fast approaching once again, I’ve been thinking about possible ideas for birthday gifts I can send to the US. Obviously there are some things which are just a bad idea. As much as I’d love to send him his favourite macaroons from an expensive shop in London, I know they won’t last the journey. They’ll taste the same, but pistachio green almondy crumbs aren’t as […]

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How JenSpends met Her English Husband

This is a true love, I met my love online, story being shared by Jen from JenSpends. Our story is kind of nerdy. Back in 1999 it was a big deal to have your own personal website if you could figure out how to make one. I spent many hours after school my senior year of high school scanning my art portfolio and uploading it online. G also had his own website where he uploaded photos of his scouting adventures and some poetry he had written. Back then “webrings” were also a big deal. You could join up with groups […]

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