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Edgartown on the Vineyard

One of the greatest moments of summer for me is to take my rental bike on our annual anniversary trip to Martha’s Vineyard and just ride around Edgartown and look at the houses,gardens and incredible views….Obama was there on the island as well but it really did not affect the traffic or us tourists!


The Lost Art of Savoring

Ahh, the sunny days of August…. Time to enjoy the warmth, sit by the beach or the pool, fit in one more summer family get-away, do some back-to-school shopping, go on a hike or bike ride, and plan your Thanksgiving dinner…. 1,003 more words

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18 Days of Summer #11

18 Days of Summer #11

 Today was the most stressful day I’ve had in a long time.  We had decided last night despite my anxiety that we would travel down to Worthing on Tuesday and allocate today as a rest day for me, so that I would be ready to do the 6 hour drive (not including stops) with 4 children on my own.   590 more words

18 Days Of Summer

farewell summer

Greetings everyone! How are you all? I’m back home safely, Alhamdulillah, after 2 weeks of summer holidays in Scotland and Devon respectively. It’s been good, I’m well rested and full of vigour, ready for anything! 168 more words


18 Days of Summer #10 - Happy 21st Birthday Jacob

18 Days of Summer #10 – Happy 21st Birthday Jacob

Today was a day of mixed emotions, we were celebrating my brothers 21st birthday, and going back home from our stay at Nana and Grandad’s.   647 more words

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Cosmos , Marigolds and the end of Summer

This weekend heralds the end of the official summer here in sunny France, as thousands of holidaymakers wend their way back home to prepare for ‘La Rentrée’ – the re-entering, literally, of work or school. 120 more words


18 Days of Summer #9

18 Days of Summer #9

A more relaxed day today, as James stayed in bed most of the morning, he must have needed it.  It was throwing it down outside early so I started to plan in my head for a rainy day.   975 more words

18 Days Of Summer