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The Going-away Tour

Written yesterday evening, but thanks to the wonderful internet connection in the French rural areas, I couldn’t upload it until now. I started this entry, tearing into a specific country and its citizens amazing skills in unsafe driving. 674 more words


Guide Book for Completing the USA Marriage & Fiancé Visa

I’m going to share a secret with you.  I purchased a book that became my LIFESAVER when filling out my USA Marriage visa.  It was literally my guide, I referred to it each time I had a form to fill out and it obviously worked as all of my forms were accepted first time and I never had any ‘corrections’ to fill in and return. 560 more words

CR1 Visa


Matt’s bit…

Sorry I haven’t “blogged” in a couple of weeks but I’m not just gonna post stuff for the sake of it (there’s already enough of that on the internet!). 423 more words


September 2016

Making decisions is not one of my strong points. I’m someone who empowers others to take hold of their lives and chose their path, but would never practice what I preach. 357 more words


Trying to adapt (already)

Just over seven weeks left before the big departure. I say big, but it’s going to be just another flight in the big scheme of things. 642 more words


Hobby Gardener in NZ

Since moving to New Zealand gardening has become my main hobby, I have always loved it but now more than ever. A few reasons have contributed to this: 734 more words

New Zealand

The journey was long; the sea was rough (Part 2)

Our 4-berth cabin was rather small but then we were used to small spaces and it felt like real luxury to have our own space on a large, white boat, ready to sail. 1,450 more words