Christmas Cottage

After a hell of a trip to Iceland we finally made it roughly on time 😉  I had not even dared to hope that we could make it after BA cancelled all flights on Friday and Saturday to and from Prague where we were snowed in 😉  But after a delayed but uneventful flight to…

Spooky Halloween in Iceland

We spent the Halloween weekend in Iceland with the kids and this time around Charlotte was feeling under the weather.  The weekend did anything but start that well as a car hit our vehicle as we were waiting at a red light right before we picked up the kids.  Damage was minimal though and more…

Great Windsor Park

We were feeling fairly lazy today, Charlotte spent the majority of today studying for her GMAT which is in two weeks while I played Fifa and the new Medal of Honor.  There was no interesting football match on and I was not going to watch re-runs of the game against West Brom.  But in the…

Wonderful trip to Tuscany!

Castellina, Chianti Last February, my angel had given me a 3 day trip to Italy.  I had the choice between three different ones actually, but the one we chose was to Tuscany, Italy.  I have been in Italy two times before, but these were further two the south, Milan and Rome.  I must say that…

Berbatov’s Show!

After breakfast on Saturday afternoon we jumped into our car and drove to Manchester.  The purpose of the trip was to see the football match between Manchester United and Liverpool.  The rivalry between the clubs is intense and largely unrivaled in the world of football.  I have only once had the joy of going to…

Fun & Games

As most of you probably know, the kids were staying with us in August and one of the things we did was to take them to Legoland and Chessington.  Both theme parks were fairly good, but Chessington probably edged Legoland due to the fact that the rides were more fund.  Everyone had a blast throughout…

Magical Holiday in Turkey

What a fantastic two weeks.  We have just returned from a very sunny holiday in Turkey and I have to say that it was almost the perfect holiday in every single form and manner.  The kids were extremely busy in the Super kids club or attending Show school and in the meantime they were busy…