Blogs from Edzell, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe


Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Angus » Edzell November 7th 2013

Wow.....finally managed to upload a photo using iPhone. Nexus 7 specially bought for trip seems unable to upload any photos. Never mind .. Will just use iPhone. Now in Edinburgh with Craig Louise and boys and Freya. amazingly managed to keep weight to only 13kg each Bound to have forgotten something! Ah well too late now. Only 2 more sleeps!... read more

Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Angus » Edzell November 6th 2013

Just back from Portmahomack and Rolo handover. We get the feeling that he is going to be a bit spoiled by Emma & Jane but he has settled with Henry OK and stolen all the toys as expected. 2 days left for last minute hitches and seem to be plenty of them! First job was to do this new blog as last one was incompatable with tab. International phone Sim not working so that needs fixed and still waiting for Shirley's new Sim and malaria tabs. Will get excited when these sorted out. This is also just a witter to test the new blog. Next one should be from the Southern hemisphere.....Wooohoooo!... read more

Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Angus » Edzell September 25th 2013

Only 49 more sleeps! Getting excited, and planning well advanced, but still much to do. Creating and working through itineraries, checklists, vaccinations and visas. Need just about everything in the chemist's fridge and more! Feels like we are funding the Pharmaceutical industry's R&D budget for 2014. Just ordered a Nexus 7 tablet (reconditioned..well I am a pensioner, you know), to help keep in touch and to give me time to learn how to use it before we go. Planning trip up North to Port' in couple of weeks, then again for few days before we fly from Edinburgh. Emma has kindly offered to look after Rolo for our trip, so currently trying to gradually adjust his diet to match Henry the spaghetti sucking Spinnoli, so they can steal each other's food, and poop in matching colours. ... read more

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