A little interval in my Sud Tirol posts to give you a kind of mini tour of the new house, a sort of before and after if you will. There have been a few requests! Talk to most expats that have made that return trip, and I guarantee that nearly all of them will tell […]
A common theme to my blog – picture heavy posts, this one being no exception. Please note the constant “swapping” of walking pole possessors throughout these photographs, I promise you, we only have one pair. Mr R invested in them when the toddler first arrived as he wanted a bit more stability when wandering with […]
The tripping hazard of school bags left by the front door marked the ominous end of the Summer yesterday… My older two started at their new school, after a lengthy and painful breakfast that involved a lot of moaning about school uniform (they still can’t get used to having to wear one!). Whilst the big […]
Probably one of my favourite photos to date. The Mountain King strides on in Racines in Sud Tirol…
It feels strange to be writing about France whilst overlooking cloud covered Tyrolean Mountains, but whilst we endure a morning full of torrential rain (still pretty though!) I am going to make the most of catching up, so on to our nose around Nérac very recently, a relatively small town on the Southern edge of […]
Apart from our Meeting Monkeys in Alsace and Colmar expedition a couple of years ago, France has been somewhat neglected by us of late. Not intentionally, just one of those things… From Munich, flights were extortionate to the part of France we needed to get to (I am not joking, we could have flown to […]
As the title alludes, I have been to Mottisfont Abbey quite a few times… Not for quite some time in case you think you’ve seen me… My last visit was when I was around ten or eleven, and probably wearing something horrific like stonewashed jeans, and possibly topped off with my favourite Garfield t shirt […]
Someone making the most of their evening swim!