Have been reading a lot of posts and blogs lately and thought it about time I updated this one on our current situation and all that has happened in the last 2 years.
My last blog entry was just before we flew out to start our new life in NZ - for those that have been following the forum you will know that we are back in the UK now. A brief summary of what has happened over the last 2 or more years.
Well, we all arrived in NZ in Sept 2008 excited, tired and apprehensive.
Wow I've just read my previous blogs and I'm really pleased that I wrote them, it's great remembering all the different things that were happening, how quickly every happened towards the end of our time in England and how strange it was adjusting to life in New Zealand. I'd almost forgotten how our plans/dreams for our life in New Zealand changed alongside the economic climate which was was and still is a great influence on how we live our lives.
Before we left England we planed
Well, Iím feeling more than a little nostalgic as I have just dropped my Dad off at the airport for him to return to England after spending the last couple of weeks with us. Whilst we have had a wonderful time with him, the time has flown by far too quickly and has made us realise how much we miss having our family close to us. I know that Dad enjoyed his stay here, and Iím already looking forward to catching up with him next year when I hope to travel back to the UK with James and Lauren.
There's this frigin awesum place I live in and I'm trying to write about it but my fingers won't work proper. Now sum of you who know me might think that its Saturday and the red stuff has been flowing .............right from ere on in I am not going to correct my typos might be interesting eh!! Well, Taf and WG are not rounf ere so not too much red stuff but I av jus tx her and she said I wil talk to you 2moz bout the finer details coz i an at a party ad sum what funk and i tx er back and sed cool
When Colin lost his job (5th feb my b-day) we were totally gutted.
Then he got a casual contract, which was very casual, and ended in april.
Now 15th may (my sons b-day) and yet again, another huge kick in the teeth.
A woman calls last monday out of blue and asks Colin to come in and see her. Tells him about this fantastic job (supervisor, company car more money etc etc) And of course we are
She rings back and asks him to come in next day and meet the