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Donna MF
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Very happily married to Dave and now living in France
Very happily married to Dave and now living in France

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Measure, measure and measure again.
So as winter has crept up and we are moving toward spring, instead of having icicles hanging from the beams we have been basking in a warm glow. No we haven't got central heating but we do have a nice shiny new double glazed window. However we nearly didn't...
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What's been going on here then?
Hi all, it's been ages since I have written a post - why? because I have been really busy. Last year I was asked to apply for a CDI job by my current boss who I was working as and when needed for. The job was working in a local school everyday during the lu...
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A lovely day in Santa Teresa
"1 santa teresa panorama 2014" by Chensiyuan - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/ File:1_santa_teresa_panorama_2014.jpg#/media/File:1_santa_teresa_panorama_2014.jpg This view is from Santa Teresa towards Rio...
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Rio part 2 Ipanema Hippie Feira and other stuff
From http://www.feirarteipanema.com On our second day after a darn good sleep Ruth took us to a Hippie Market. This local market is a permanent market where locals can sell their goods. From what I understand they have to be licensed by the council and make...
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Rio July 2015 Part 1
Walking by the lagoa. After arriving and greeting the kids we went back back to their apartment for a bit before going back out later for a walk. We walked all around the lagoa that is near Ruth and Zam's - literally 2 streets away. It is a long walk and it...
Rio July 2015 Part 1
Rio July 2015 Part 1
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Rio hols 2015 Part 1
Rio!! we finally made it. View from Sugar Loaf mountain to Botofogo and Copacobana So we went on a big adventure this month. A visit to our daughter and son in law to be in Rio de Janeiro! Where they are living for 2 years in the run up to and during the Ol...
Rio hols 2015 Part 1
Rio hols 2015 Part 1
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A working bathroom!! A first for this old house.
This old house has never had a indoor working bathroom, I have no idea what they used to do here before we moved here, I am guessing it was a bucket and chuck it system. We for the last three years have been bathing in a makeshift room in the barn heating o...
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A day trip to Cognac
We have my mum visiting us at the moment and decided to go for a decent day out. We thought about the Loire Valley châteaus or Il de Ré but decided on Cognac. Cognac - the town and all the lovely distilleries is 2 hours away from us and perfectly doable on ...
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Long time no blog, so what are we up to now?
Is it just us or is time flying by with speed? We haven't updated this for a while as we have been really busy, but also doing nothing really that interesting and we didn't want to put you all to sleep. Since we wrote last I have found a job (yay!) it's onl...
Long time no blog, so what are we up to now?
Long time no blog, so what are we up to now?
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Grappling with the garden.
So our on-going fight with the roof continues and will probably go on for months. There is just the 2 of us doing the job and Dave works full time, so it seems to take ages to do anything. But around that job we also are grappling with the garden and trying...
Grappling with the garden.
Grappling with the garden.
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