Monthly Archives: December 2008

Waiting for handsome man carrying coal, money and bread

Well somehow it is New Years eve already. With all the excitement of Christmas still fresh in my mind we are having a fairly low key evening in with friends, champagne and a curry takeaway (England does Indian food like … Continue reading

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The joys of airline travel

On top of the gale force winds I mentioned earlier, our flight was once again, filled with kids…but not just kids…babies, and crying ones at that.  My favourite bit was when a woman sat down behind me in the window … Continue reading

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Home for the holidays

Well, we are back from our whirlwind and mildly chaotic trip home for Christmas.  We finally did receive our bags…2 on Christmas eve and one on Christmas day.  The vodka bottle was still in tact however the chocolate mousse cakes … Continue reading

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All I want for Christmas is…my luggage

The trip so far: Friday – Arrived in Detroit to catch connecting flight…Snow Mageddon hit canceling first flight out – Stood in a 2 hour queue to be booked on a new flight only to find out 5 minutes later … Continue reading

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WTF? Friday

So by the time you read this I should be on a plane heading home for Christmas. Yes, that is right I am going to Canada in the winter and everyone I tell that to, gives me the same response….oooh … Continue reading

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Happy Crimbo

With my birthday over and farther away than it will ever be…it’s time to celebrate Christmas!!  Although on the surface I am finding most of the Christmas traditions the same there are a  few words that I have been introduced … Continue reading

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Twice as old as a 15 year old?!

So today I am officially 30 which means I have lived twice as long as a 15 year old but only 1/3 the life of a 90 year old. I am older than most of cast of friends was supposed … Continue reading

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