Happy birthday, America! This summer marks 4 years since my naturalization ceremony and 10 years of Fourth of July celebrations. While Jeff and I rarely partake in big parties, we usually wear red, white and blue, and come up with some American-themed meal. While it started with simple meals that took only a few minutes… Continue reading Fourth of July From Scratch
What an exciting past few days! It all started on Friday, when Zac, our beloved Australian friend, came back to Charlottesville, after two years of being back home! Zac was our neighbor in 2011 and some of my best memories are from that time. We called ourselves the Druid Gang (based on the name of… Continue reading A Nostalgic Weekend (& Citizenship Update)
I want to take a moment to wish you all a fantastic Fourth of July! With my citizenship interview coming up in just about a month, I am giddier than I have ever been on this patriotic day. Although my husband and I don't have big plans for Independence Day, we did dress in red,… Continue reading Happy Birthday America!