Category Archives: Travel

Jet Lag

So, we left the UK on the 21st of July and headed for Dubai and our connecting flight to Melbourne….Once safely arrived at Howard and Maria’s it became apparent that I had misplaced my phone! My lovely new purple Xperia … Continue reading

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Welcome aboard the Pixie Express via St Pancreas

Yesterday I had the best day, I went to London to meet up with my friend Carle. Carle and I did a swap a few year’s ago, all the way to South Africa! Such a long way for Carle to … Continue reading

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A bit of Quilting and other stuff

  Since arriving back in the UK on the 6th October at silly O’clock I’ve been feeling a bit go-slow…. I have loads of dyed fibre needing photographing and adding to the shop but really can’t find the mo-jo needed … Continue reading

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Melbourne–Week 3

you can read about week one here and week 2 here 2012-09-08 18:38 Saturday Karen and Grant We were taken out to lunch by my lovely new spinner friend Karen and her husband Grant. They went to the wrong hotel … Continue reading

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Melbourne Week 2

you can read about week one here 2012-09-01 09:25Saturday – Car KeysWe spoke to Howard and Maria yesterday evening. If we can get hold of the car keys then we’ll be doing the 1.5 hours drive to see them tomorrowBarry … Continue reading

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Melbourne–Week 1

I am keeping a journal of my time in Melbourne, keeping myself busy whilst Barry works….We arrived early Sunday morning and it took me a while to get my body clock sorted. I found the journal app for my phone … Continue reading

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the week before last….

….we went to France for 3 days It was a last minute decision, Barry was on redundancy leave and we hadn’t heard any news about his job with the Australian company, so on Barry’s suggestion we went to France. Saint-Pierre-la-Garenne … Continue reading

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