Monthly Archives: August 2015

Keeping in Touch

You would think, in this age of handheld communication wonders, that keeping in touch was easier than ever, but that overlooks the most important link in the chain: people. I was talking recently to someone who always seems to be … Continue reading

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Trying Something New

The last few weeks have been a fairly non-stop rollercoaster, both physically and emotionally. Even just factoring my life into things, its been hectic. My grandfather’s death was sudden but peaceful – he’d just reached the end of his journey … Continue reading

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I’m Tired

There’s a bone deep lethargy making everything just that little bit too difficult right now, and it is mostly a result of travel and grief. (It was my Grandfather’s funeral on Monday.) As a result I’ve not been blogging, writing, … Continue reading

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A Whirlwind Tour

We’re back from Disney, and straight into a busy week, so I’ll wax more lyrically about the holiday in a few days. For now we’re up north for my Grandfather’s funeral, then we’ve my sister-in-law’s wedding at the weekend so … Continue reading

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Disney heatwave

The last time we were in this sort of sunshine and heat was in Florida last year, so it seems entirely appropriate to be walking around a Magic Kingdom in it this year. Any thought that the end of the … Continue reading

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Two Days In…

Unlike last year, we haven’t been doing a closely regimented plan of Disney parks and activities. Instead its been sort of based around where we’ve reserved or planned meals and we’ve meandered around the parks. It’s the first time Cousin … Continue reading

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We’re off to Disneyland Paris

It might seem odd, coming so soon after this week’s bad news, but I’ve had this holiday booked for ages and frankly, we need it. So we’ve grabbed the Charleesi and her Cousin A and sped on the Eurostar to … Continue reading

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