The Move to America

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The Move to America
A dream, the journey and its adventure. A British woman in an LDR marriage about to close the gap and move to America. Join me on my adventure as I write about getting to the USA and how I settle into life there.
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14:07 PM September 17, 2013

A lovely Blog that is well written with a good variety of posts. A great way to explore the expat life and keep in touch with those back home :-)

17:22 PM September 17, 2013

I love the fact that this blog is a a love story and have been rooting for Molly to get to her husband in America. The postcard pics are interesting and make me want to drive down to Cornwall the next time I have a spare day. I was unaware of the difficulties that falling in love would bring when there are so many hoops to jump through. I hope Molly continues to blog after the move and I wish them so much happiness.

Vicki Hookings
17:28 PM September 17, 2013

Molly's blogs are very well thought out , informative and funny I love catching up on what she's been up to :)

17:30 PM September 17, 2013

Love your blog Molly, it's great hearing what you're up to. Best of luck with the move Rx

Jay Dadlani
18:32 PM September 17, 2013

Great blog, I like it. It makes you think about what's involved in making decisions to become an expat oneself.

21:32 PM September 17, 2013

Fantastically written! You take your readers on the emotional rollercoster that is your move to America, you've shared your highs and (unfortunate) lows with everyone and I feel like I've been there with you. Love the photos brings back very happy memories of holidays in Cornwall, and your staycation blogs have been inspiring. Looking forward to hearing the upcoming installments of life in America!

22:27 PM September 17, 2013

Great blog!!!!!!!

Debbie Long
23:20 PM September 17, 2013

Love your blog! So entertaining!!

Rachel Dunbar
22:06 PM September 18, 2013

A lovely blog which I thoroughly enjoy reading. The photos are pretty cool too!

22:13 PM September 18, 2013

Love the blog, love the pictures, love everything about it! Funny, entertaining, inspiring, and poignant. Great job! :)

Donna Sollis
22:14 PM September 18, 2013

Brilliant blog molly and such a fantastic way for everyone to appreciate what your having to go through in preperation for your big move . Best of luck with everything , wishing you much happiness for your future xxxxx

22:15 PM September 18, 2013

Great blog, great way to keep on touch with people far and wide. Love reading about how things are going for you and what you have been up to. Wondering what you are going to rename it when you get to the US .

23:48 PM September 18, 2013

Molly has an excellent and entertaining blog about the process of moving to the Midwest USA. As a fellow expat to the midwest (same state even), I enjoy reading her perspectives.

Christine Meek
07:36 AM September 19, 2013

Great blog always full of interesting and amusing antidotes on Molly adventure to be reunited with her husband .

22:16 PM September 19, 2013

Great Blog, good to keep up with how it's all going Molly x

Emma Fitz
22:27 PM September 19, 2013

Loving reading your stories. Wishing you all the best with your move and look forward to hearing what the USA has to offer.

Rachael Knowles
00:10 AM September 20, 2013

Molly shares her hopes, fears and frustrations with some beautiful photos of her Cornish home. Her blog is entertaining, emotional and educational. Truly an inspiration. Good luck on the next stage of your adventure.

11:35 AM September 21, 2013

Amazing cant wait to hear all about it xx

17:43 PM September 21, 2013

Following Molly's story is exciting, casting me back to my pre-expat days. We'll all be watching from the sidelines as she makes her big step over to the US. A love story watched live! The blog is also highly entertaining, makes me chuckle and can't wait to read her observations on life overseas.

Gaye Stringer
22:29 PM September 21, 2013

You're a great writer Molly, always lots to think about and looking forward to your blogs from the other side of the Atlantic.

Bev Willis
19:29 PM September 25, 2013

Love reading your blogs Molly. You are a great writer so keep it up.

Anna Hayes
20:21 PM September 25, 2013

Have followed Molly Mole all the way since the beginning of this adventure! Remembering the first chat about getting married to finally the move! Love the blogs!! Can't wait to read your blogs from the other side of the Alantic either!

15:31 PM September 27, 2013

Fresh, insightful and honest - I'm sure many expats, future expats and couples in LDRs relate!

Chris Hendon
15:39 PM September 27, 2013

Brilliant blog, good luck to Molly,

18:54 PM September 28, 2013

I have enjoyed Molly's blogs immensely , and will look forward to future blogs living as an expat! every happiness to you both x

19:09 PM September 28, 2013

Great blog!

07:59 AM September 30, 2013

A lovely blog by a fantastic writer. I can't wait to read about what Molly gets up to in America.

06:41 AM October 02, 2013

Guess what? She's moving to the US to be with her hubby soon! Hear all about it on her fun blog :)

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