collision of worlds….

collision of worlds….

I had a surreal experience last night when I met a friend from high school, Catherine Lyte, at a pub in Liverpool for drinks and dinner. I haven’t seen Catherine probably for about 12 years but I noticed on facebook that she was on holiday in Liverpool so we...
a British first…

a British first…

It’s probably been a while since I could say I’ve done something traditionally British *in Britain* for the first time.  I guess after 10 years most of the British stuff I wanted to do has been ticked off the list….  But on Saturday I had my first “afternoon tea”. ...
a week in the lakes….

a week in the lakes….

We’ve just got back from a week in the lakes… with a couple of days in Yorkshire tagged on at the end for good measure. We visited some of my old haunts from when I lived in the area and we discovered some new favourites too.   Lauren and Davoud were with us for the...