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Well we managed to squeeze all the items into the brand new backpacks... that was a story in itself running around every Argos in Ripon, Harrogate and Knaresborough and getting the same item at different stores at different prices.
Time will tell to see if we have over packed, or taken the wrong items !
So we have arrived at Kings …
... of the road. His mantra every time he gets in the car is "left side, left side". Needless to say he's done a stellar job of getting us to our destinations in and out of cities and villages safely. First stop on day four was Hampton Court Palace, the extravagant country palace inhabited by King Henry VIII. It was fascinating to learn about his lifestyle along with his courtiers and all of the food and wine they ...
... circled back to the gift shop, where I bought three more Kew dishtowels to add to the three I bought in 2008 and am finally putting into a quilt. They are the best designed of any dishtowels I've found in the UK. Who can resist?
By the time we got back to Notting Hill Gate, we were searching for a) cold beer, and b) some sort of take-out dinner. We found dinner at Jamie Oliver's take-out shop "Recipease" and beer ...
This week might be the most significant yet. I resumed the workforce, thus bidding adieu to 15 months of unemployment and the freedom to make my our schedule among other things. While it is a sad reality for me, I suppose that might change once first pay check has been deposited. Life is full of trade offs, ay.
Let's start with the new thing that gets the award for easing the pain of a long commute - PODCASTS! Before this week I'd never downloaded a ...
... the food!
We elected for the beef wellington (I’ve never had it before) and it was one of
the best dishes I’ve ever had! Mum was worried it was a little rare but it was
perfect and just melted in my mouth. Hmmmm.
When we got back to the hotel however, our shower was retarded and just spun water
straight out and not down. So we got moved to another room – yah!