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Surf’s up….

June 1st, 2017 / by / in: Jersey / No responses

I have never thought of myself as a terribly ‘outdoorsy’ type. That is to say that actually, I am someone who has previously thought of myself as very much an indoorsy type. There is nothing that I like more than being curled up under a blanket with a good book. […]

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Secret to success

March 16th, 2017 / by / in: Jersey / No responses

Apparently, a key determining factor in realising the potential in someone to have success in life can be identified at a very young age. Fear not, this is not politics heavy post regarding opportunity and nature versus nuture, no no no. This is all about delayed gratification, and it as […]

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Jersey #7

October 5th, 2016 / by / in: Jersey / No responses

I always wondered whether I would have a moment when I stopped feeling like I had moved to Jersey and that I lived here. This was my life. That moment where I stopped thinking I was still really a Bromley girl and that was  – don’t judge me – where […]

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Jersey #6

September 22nd, 2016 / by / in: Jersey / No responses

About a year ago, a good friend of mine had her farewell shindig; she was moving to Chicago. She’s since moved, and is settling in… I’ve been warned by a few pals ‘in the know’* that you have to give a new place a year before you make your mind […]

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Jersey #5

August 28th, 2016 / by / in: Jersey / No responses

So it turns out that taking a month off has been a very good decision. I haven’t been trying to cram work/childcare/moving to Jersey – all needing fairly big chunks of a day – all in. I have solely embraced the mother and family PA role (so much admin) rather […]

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Being Brave

August 10th, 2016 / by / in: Jersey / 1 Response

I got a tattoo. Yup. I know. Mid-Life crisis for one delivered within a week of the move to Jersey. Who’d have thunk it. (You can read about my musings about tattoos from last year here) Except, that’s not why I got it at all. The mid-life crisis bit I […]