We are just back in from a brilliant evening at a little country pub in Eden. Will post more details later but, us un-locals were made to feel very welcome, shown pictures, cartoons and gently teased for being a Pom. Love it. Advertisements
So far we have been to: All Saints, Cofields, Pfeiffer, Buller and Stanton and Killen, off to Campbells next – but we need to stop for some nibbles as we are slightly squiffy! We’re on a rattletrap of a mini bus, with Maureen and Jim, Peter’s driving and with all the alcohol fumes, I am … More *hic* reporting in from the wine tour
They have been here for nearly 4 days, it was nice and sunny on arrival, Friday was cloudy and a bit showery ditto on Saturday, today it has poured it down. It has blown a gale and we’ve had the heating on. Next week will be into single figures and raining in Canberra; winter has … More You think you are enlightened, move back in with your parents
I have a text from Mum, they have made it to LA. Twice in a week they have been there, but only once they had planned to be. The train that they wanted to catch from Chicago to Seattle was re-routed via LA, which is probably like going from Devon to London via Glasgow. For … More Aged Ps update
I signed my contract for a new permanent role last night. I had an interview for an Executive Assistant/ Office Manager role at 6pm on Monday and was offered it at 8.30pm. After reading through the Ts & Cs, I am happy with the company, who I would be supporting and the role itself. BossMan … More Mixed emotions
Not that it is this week that Mum and Dad arrive, but it is now the day after tomorrow! Woo hoo. The house was looking neat and tidy and ready for visitors, until I washed yet another tissue in my laundry yesterday. It has gone “poof” in the washing machine, so we shook it off … More Getting excited now!
You know you have been busy when you catch yourself trying to dial out on your calculator.