Well, it's been a busy few months. I honestly can't believe it's already December. I have 14 days of working left until the New Year, which also happens to be Alex and my 1 year anniversary of moving to Edinburgh. Since we got back from Australia at the start of November time has absolutely flown … Continue reading An Update
I've never quite been able to decide whether or not I want to be a diary person. You know the type, the ones who have dozens of notebooks filled with scrawls from their entire lives. I had a fair few diaries as a child, but it was just never really something I could get into. … Continue reading Do People Even Keep Diaries Anymore?
As you're reading this, Alex and I are either somewhere in the air or have just landed back in Australia, ready for our "holiday". Not that it feels much like a holiday, but you try convincing a bunch of Europeans that three weeks in Aus isn't really a holiday. I've given up. As I'm writing … Continue reading Expat Diaries: In Which Rachel Rambles About Living Overseas
On August 22nd, Alex and I ticked off a pretty huge bucket list item and went to watch the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. It was, quite frankly, even more spectacular than I expected. There's something about hundreds of musicians, singers, and dancers, all standing in front of you on the castle esplanade, with fireworks and light … Continue reading A Splash of Tartan – Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2017
Long time, no chat, blog followers across the globe. Sorry for my sudden, unexplained absence. August and September were absolutely MAD, and with so much going on I just haven't had the time/energy/inclination to blog. But now it's October, which means we're into the final quarter of the year, and before time gets away from … Continue reading Catching Up: August – Now
Something must have happened this week, but I have no idea what it was. I spent Monday in bed with LotR special features feeling awful. Our internet dropped out almost 2000 times between Wednesday and Friday, which is almost 6 times more than the BT man had ever seen in the same time period. Alex … Continue reading Literally Nothing To Report – The Week In Review