I have been compensated for this post, but it’s still true! You may or may not know that I used to ride, in fact I used to have a horse that lived in my Uncle’s stables. She was beautiful and so lovely, apart from that time she stood on my foot…and that other time she [...]
I have been compensated for this post, but it’s still true and fabulous! Being an expat can be great fun, lead to fabulous new opportunities and grow your network of friends at a rate of knots. Of course the flip side to that is that you are away from those original, ‘hard core’ friends who were [...]
After finally getting a mobile contract with data usage at a price that doesn’t require arms and legs as part payment, I went with Virgin in the end if you’re interested,my phone is now failing. *Deep sigh* It is nearly 3 years old and if I’d been in the UK it would have been upgraded, [...]
England, in fact the UK as a whole, is known for it’s love of animals. The Brits are suckers for a fluffy bunny, a cute doggy or a playful kitty more than most other nationalities, and it’s something that I did love about the UK. As an animal lover myself I’ve always had a soft spot [...]
Easter isn’t something I personally celebrate, but it’s big in France with it being a Catholic country. They don’t celebrate Good Friday though but some towns have had bunting out for the celebrations and the supermarkets go pretty mad for it, as you can see from the photo! There are some obscenely expensive, handmade chocolate [...]
Today is Grandmother’s day in France so I wanted to share a photo of my Gran. We lost her in 2000, just after she saw the millennium in but I still miss her and the fun we had together. Happy Grandmother’s Day.
Today we took our precious little baby, Stewart, to the vets to get an abscess that he’s had for 3 years on his back looked at. What an experience. And not one I care to repeat. This is our little man. The little man who’s abscess the vet squeezed and squeezed despite squealing and barking [...]
Yesterday I dragged UrbanVox from his HQ to spend a lovely day in Winchester together. We saw pubs And love
Just a quick photo post today of me at the oldest bar in England!