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this will not be brief

I know, I know… it’s been way too long. It’s been nearly 7 weeks since I arrived in Montpellier. I’ve started classes, taken three day trips to cities near Montpellier, already had a 10 day holiday and I’ve settled pretty well into living here. 1,176 more words


All at sea

The new place is starting to look a bit more like home now. We’re actually in it, for a start, properly. No more camping out and grabbing clothes from backpacks. 686 more words

Moving House

Caturday ... February 2015 Monthly Photos ...

Hey everyone … so I had intended on posting this last week … but as it was last week’s Caturday went up a day late anyway and I just didn’t have the time to edit these pictures over the weekend … it was just really busy all around … 387 more words

Hugo & Derek


After last week’s settling in session at nursery I started questioning if it’s really worth all the grief. Seeing Emma in tears as I leave, only to kill time before I pick her up again, is heartbreaking. 311 more words


To Xfinity and Beyond a Joke....

Ok, so this is not the worst thing going on in the world right now.

However, it is mightily irksome when you pay (or will be paying) for a service that just doesn’t live up to the hype. 1,403 more words


Weekly Roundup ... Getting Settled ... Exercise & Other Things ...

Hey everyone … so its time for another weekly roundup … well since I last posted a lot has happened … mostly good and a few not so much along the way … nothing too bad though overall and otherwise we have been settling in nicely this week which has been great … 1,260 more words

Hugo & Derek

Updates on Updates

So much can happen in only a few weeks! Where I last left off, I had just finished a trip to Sevilla and Córdoba. In the meantime, I’ve been exploring all of this gorgeous city, from top to bottom! 847 more words