Wedding anniversary celebrations and all things ROCK

Mark says this is my essential cheer me up item!!?

Its been a busy week, here in the Ryding household. We were talking to someone in the pub and on the off chance realised that we have had our house for almost a year now, and haven’t done a stitch to rectify the huge list of things it needs doing to it.

This jerked us into no 1 project: remove the archway into the lounge and replace it with a door. Continue reading

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Trip to UK – a photo summary!

EnglandIt was a fabulous opportunity to go back to the UK and visit family and friends, I was just sad that due to the back to front seasons, I could only stay 7 days. A long way to go for 7 days.

Still, I got to visit my sister, and meet my new twin nieces, so sad though that I live so far away from her. I now rely on Facebook more than ever.  Continue reading

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Virgin airlines fail!

20140715-180956-65396944.jpg When I booked my flights from NZ to England return, I couldn’t get an air NZ flight from England to USA on the way back, I was forced to take a flight to Vancouver with Virgin Airlines. Continue reading

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More things that are different about England

imageLots of small wee things that you notice when you’ve lived elsewhere for a while. Continue reading

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1st impressions of England: coming back to visit

image I’m back for a visit, after having been away for a year. What were my returning first impressions? This has been a popular question.  Continue reading

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