Travel Tip #4: Weekend Travel

Stratford-upon-Avon is located in the midlands, making it fairly easy to do some great weekend and day trips. Most places are easily accessible by train or coach, and usually for fairly cheap. Especially if you take advantage of your rail card. Here are some of our favorite places near by, and some tips for getting there, … Continue reading Travel Tip #4: Weekend Travel

Travel Tip #2: There’s No Business Like Show Business

Your friendly neighborhood theatre major here, with some fun tips and tricks of how to enjoy some great theatre shows and other experiences here in the UK. It doesn't matter what your major is, there are some great shows you will only get the chance to see over here across the pond, and it is … Continue reading Travel Tip #2: There’s No Business Like Show Business

Hey now, hey now, *THIS* is what dreams are made of.

As referenced in multiple posts up to this point, one of our favorite guilty pleasures this summer are Magnum Ice Cream bars. I will just let you ponder their beauty for a moment while enjoying this beautiful photo: Okay, now back to reality. It really is a tragedy of epic proportions that these decadent treats … Continue reading Hey now, hey now, *THIS* is what dreams are made of.

‘Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in [Provo] anymore.’ – Living in Stratford-upon-Avon

Living in town so rich with history, tradition, and Shakespeare, there is never a lack of something to do. We have loved our time in this town and thought we would share some of our favorite things to do outside of work. One thing we quickly discovered was our love for taking walks. While this … Continue reading ‘Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in [Provo] anymore.’ – Living in Stratford-upon-Avon

“London, baby!” – Joey Tribbiani (and us, all the time.)

Just like all of the best sitcoms must have a London episode (namely Friends and Parks and Recreation), so must we have multiple London episodes during our times here. Yes, I am aware that was not a very good tie in, but just bear with me through this post about some of our adventures in … Continue reading “London, baby!” – Joey Tribbiani (and us, all the time.)

A Few Words From Your Friendly Neighborhood Education Intern

Hello all! Courtney here with an update on what I have been working on over the last seven weeks. (Coming as a surprise to pretty much no one who knows me, I should have written this a long time ago, but here it is now.) I am one of the summer interns here at the … Continue reading A Few Words From Your Friendly Neighborhood Education Intern

Get to know me: A memoir in 20 questions by Courtney Miller

1.    Favorite Shakespeare Play: Macbeth 2.     Go to Netflix Show: Parks and Recreation or British Bake Off. It’s really a toss up depending on my mood. (Side note: neither of these shows are on Netflix in the UK, which is a truly devastating fact. However Parks and Recreation is on Amazon Prime here, so I am surviving, … Continue reading Get to know me: A memoir in 20 questions by Courtney Miller