Last month, I visited England for a wedding. I was there less than a week. Because of the nature in which I left England 4 years ago, I wasn’t sure what feelings would come up for me. England was my 2nd home. I’d begun building some semblance of a life there – building my career, […]Read More Jolly good time – (2nd) home sweet home.
The day after we returned to Abu Dhabi, we went on a desert safari that took place in the evening.Read More United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi part 2.
…It surprised me because I didn’t think that anyone paid much attention to my Pinterest boards, but it was a pleasant surprise. Since I like Pinterest, and since a little extra blog exposure is also nice, I said “yes” to participating.Read More Pin It Forward UK.
NEW #blog post – Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures http://t.co/gT3RAkvf #postaweek #expat #travel #expatriate — Spinster (@SpinstersC) January 14, 2013 For more about how the Weekly Photo Challenge started, take a look at this link. For more about this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge, click here. _______________ This is just a small sample of […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures
Here it is again. I won’t write much because the Chocolate Festival is pretty much the same every time. Just check out the photos and related links below.Read More Chocolate Festival 12.09.2012.
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Bonfire Night (also known as Guy Fawkes Night) is an annual celebration observed on the night of November 5th involving fireworks displays and, of course, bonfires involving Guy Fawkes effigies (and sometimes Pope effigies) throughout cities & towns in the United Kingdom (and some other countries). (Food is a…
This was the day. I’d been excited about it for a while. I don’t know about any of you, but when a trip is coming up, I don’t get excited about it until the last minute.Read More Bom dia: Lisbon, Portugal – day 1.
https://twitter.com/#!/spinstercompass/status/186528533475110912 I wrote a post about the Chocolate Festival a few months ago. Well, it’s back in a few towns again and unlike the last time, I went with a friend & met up with 3 people from Meetup. I also got to buy myself a couple of treats this time (no laughing ATM for […]Read More Melts in your mouth (again).
One of the best inventions known to man is online grocery shopping. As someone who has a hectic job, no car (yet) or energy sometimes, this is a (lazy/tired/exhausted/working) woman’s dream come true. So once I got settled into my own flat, I took full advantage. I pick up items from the big-box versions of […]Read More Customer service.
What does chocolate remind you of? Does it bring back childhood memories?Read More Melts in your mouth.