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12th May, 1993

Chris has recently got the moving bug and is constantly talking about it. It’s ironic because I’ve settled in here and think the upheaval of another move just isn’t worth the effort involved. 454 more words


I'm Canadian but this was my first time to visit!


We went to Nanaimo, BC Canada for 2 weeks during the summer. We left on July 22nd Korean Air with a stopover in Seoul. We arrived in the morning and Uncle Ward picked us up at the airport. 493 more words


7th May, 1993

I’ve had two unplanned trips this week. The first to Stanley Market when I bumped into somebody outside school and decided to go. We had a great time and came home in time to collect the children. 474 more words


Raindrops keep falling on my head.....

It’s been raining in Houston.

Not that bad by Houston standards but some areas have had torrential downpours and flash flooding. The Bayou has been up over the paths we usually walk, but it recedes as quickly as it rises. 826 more words


The day we got caught in a (small) cyclone

Following our hike in Wanaka we jumped in the car and headed North towards Franz Josef. This one was another stunning drive that this time took us between Mount Aspiring National Park and along the coastline and past Mount Cook. 1,839 more words

New Zealand

28th April, 1993

It’s been a busy week with the managing director out for a visit and various functions to attend as well as getting our son ready for next week’s school camp. 311 more words



A friend of mine moved abroad a couple of weeks before me and it was unbelievably useful being able to follow her tracks as she gave me tips and advice on all the admin stuff I had to do in the UK. 899 more words