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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 630

Happy 4th July It seems apt that my final blog post here in the USA on this blog happens on the eve of 4th July. You know, the day before the day back in history when the Brits got walloped … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 443

International Creative I think I’ll be taking the title ‘International Creative’ as my new job title after reading this πŸ˜‰ Delighted to get an ‘Alice’ award πŸ™‚ Shakespeare in America There is a thing about Shakespeare in America and it’s … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 439

July 4th It’s nearly the 4th of July, which is that awkward day of the year for us Brits in the USA, when we smile and then lower our heads and hide somewhere and drink tea and pretend we get … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 165

Happy 4th July! The day stuff….. The River Hill parade! Fabulousness in American-style! Warm weather, community spirit, crowds, patriotism, politics, pride and pageantry….. It was so very American, and so very non-British in how it all felt (I guess that … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 158

The pools This week we are mostly at the pools. It is very much like being on our holibobs, except there is no cocktail bar. This is sad. I do wonder if any of the Howard County ‘moms’ secretly place … Continue reading

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