Tag Archives: Family

Family time in Auckland.

Monday 21 January 2019 – Auckland, New Zealand. We had a total of eight nights in Auckland, not long considering how far we flew and how bad the jet lag hit. Five nights staying with mum, two with my sister … Continue reading

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Brisvegas.

Sunday 13 January 2019 – Brisbane, Australia. I am going to strike while things are hot. Having just written my first post in over three months I am going to start and will aim to finish, this, a second. When … Continue reading

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When mum came to stay.

Friday 06 October 2017 – London. We had the great pleasure of mum coming to stay for a few days over the past month. Mum turned 80 in May and my sisters and I conspired to buy her return ticket … Continue reading

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We have maintained a silence closely resembling stupidity.

Saturday 3 December 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. I have been back in London for six days now, and am suffering immensely from jet-lag induced tiredness. I have been struggling to find the motivation to knock this post off, and … Continue reading

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Baby Cadence – grandchild no 2.

Monday 21 November 2016 – Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia. My eldest son, Dom, has lived in Australia for a couple or so years and his partner has recently given birth to their first child, and my second grand child and first granddaughter. … Continue reading

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To New Zealand. (Warning – this post contains gratuitous grandchild photos.)

Thursday 24 March 2016 – Auckland, New Zealand. It has been an interesting few weeks since I last mentioned looking for a flat to buy, or made any visits to Folkestone, the main location I was looking at flats in. … Continue reading

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A quick family catch up in New Zealand.

Sunday 21 June 2015 – London. I have been back in London from my quick trip back to New Zealand for over four weeks now and this is my first attempt at writing about the visit. I have been busy … Continue reading

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