America’s pumpkin spice obsession

America’s pumpkin spice obsession

It’s the most pumpkin spice time of the year. I’m not a coffee drinker so before moving to the great US of A, I don’t think I’d heard of pumpkin spice before. That all changed two months into my expat experience when October rolled around. Pumpkin spice was...
How To Spend Thanksgiving In San Francisco

How To Spend Thanksgiving In San Francisco

When you’re alone in a new country or city, unfamiliar holidays can leave you at a loose end. Thanksgiving can be particularly daunting in the US, considering its emphasis on family and friends. Americans traditionally spend the day getting the family dinner ready,...