Seasick
Sep05

Seasick

My daughter gets travel sick, but actually she has only been sick twice in her life – both times in Italy. Since then she’s felt sick a handful of times and I’ve learned to look out for the warning signs – it starts with being quiet, then she complains that she’s tired, then says she’s got a headache. This is the point where we need to stop the car, because if it gets to tummy ache, we’re in...

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Italy part 1
Nov22

Italy part 1

I’ve mentioned it in passing. Now it’s time for the full, unabridged version of our legendary trip to Italy. If my in-laws are reading this, it WAS a lovely holiday, a lovely wedding and a lovely place. But somehow we didn’t really get on with it. My family doesn’t do foreign holidays. For us, holidays aren’t all about lazing about in the sun or sightseeing, they are just about relaxing and getting away...

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