Tag Archives: Settling in

This is all starting to look familiar

We found out this week that our stay in the US has been extended by at least another year – I knew there had to be a good reason why we didn’t get olympic tickets. Overall, this is good news – we are definitely more settled into life here than we were a year, or even six months ago. Of course I still have pangs for home every so often – especially for a good… Read More »

Love Philly

Today I was happy that Seb wasn’t with me…

Love Philly

… I had to go up to Philadelphia today, a prospect I would normally relish. I love Philly – I spent alot of time there when I was travelling around the USA in various trips before the Age of Responsibility and Settling Down dawned. So basically, as overwhelming as US cities tend to be, I have a certain amount of affection for this city which holds so many memories and stories for me. I also… Read More »

Upside down

Where we are now…

Upside down

… over 6 months in and the old adage is ringing true, it does take about this amount of time to settle in and start forming a life and connections. G is back in the UK again for a work trip and the visitors of the past few weeks have gone, so although the house feels quiet, I actually don’t feel as if I am super lonely or stuck with minimal support (apart from at… Read More »