Tag Archives: Edinburgh

What I’m missing these days

Ever since we arrived all the locals have been telling us to “just wait until October, it is glorious here.” Well, we’re nearly a week in and it’s still hot. And I’m thrown by the fact that the light hasn’t … Continue reading

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Hello from Sunny South Florida

Wow! It took a while but we’ve landed. Since leaving Paris 64 days ago Scotty and I have: slept in 12 different beds driven ten different cars (one of which we bought, another was a 12 foot moving truck) been … Continue reading

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Our trip to Edinburgh was wonderful for so many reasons. It was great to be back in a place that feels like home. It was so good to see friends – friends who know what this whole student expat thing … Continue reading

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Checking In

I’ve been on the road and just spent a wonderful nine days back in Edinburgh. We’re now in Amsterdam and I have to say I love this place! It is so charming. The weather is frigid and the canals are … Continue reading

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Back in Edinburgh

I am back in Edinburgh sitting at one of my favorite cafés enjoying a delicious coffee! Yay!  And a cappuccino here costs £2.20, instead of €5.00. It’s been so good to be back, see friends, meet new babies, walk familiar … Continue reading

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Tilt Shift London

When I was going through my pictures for my Year in Review entry, I came across some tilt shift pictures that I had taken in London this past January and never posted. I love this stuff – how everything looks … Continue reading

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A Year in Review

Since it’s the last day of 2011 and I’m feeling a bit nostalgic, I want to do a blog post on some of the highlights of the past year. And we’re also moving today so I am putting off the … Continue reading

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Soaking it up…

As we’re two and a half months into our ten month adventure, I am beyond surprised at how fast it is going. When we first arrived in Edinburgh over four years ago the adjustment was so much more difficult. I … Continue reading

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This made me miss Edinburgh

Some of you will remember when I posted a Danny MacAskill video, here. My sister sent me a link to a new one and it’s amazing! It actually made me miss walking around Edinburgh and there is a great footage … Continue reading

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Lost Items – Paris Edition!

I had so much fun with my Lost Items series in Edinburgh. Looking out for these items kept me on-alert and I think I benefitted from that increased awareness. Now that I’m in Paris, I thought I’d continue looking for … Continue reading

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