2013 has me worn out already…

and it’s only 6 days in!

Celebrate good times!

A quiet New Year’s day prepared us for a very unquiet January 2nd!  We were going to Liverpool to watch Sunderland, and staying over at our friends Darren and Dawn”s house in Manchester.  Anytime we are with Darren and Dawn, whether it be for a few sociable drinks or a big night out, it is always messy.  This trip was no different.  Double D seem to have that effect on us, although I am sure they will say it is our fault! 😉

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No plans means one thing… hic!

Beer and sports

This weekend, Phil and I decided that we would basically chill out, for the first time since being here we didn’t have plans to do anything so we thought we would relax and see where the wind took us!

And that is how the weekend came to be able to get summed up in 5 words.

Drink.  Football.  Pubs.  Boxing.  Hangover.

So with that summary telling the story, the only thing left is to look through my phone and post the tomfoolery I caught on camera…

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A little detour… Toronto I’m a comin’

Credit to http://www.torontoskyline.ca for image

Flights are booked, bags are (not yet) packed, wounds are healing nicely, I think it’s about time I joined my husband!

As you know, if you have read my other posts and/or bio, Phil is currently in Boston (Massachusetts, United States of America) and I am currently in Southwick (Sunderland, England).  Not that far really, give or take 3174.6 miles.  We are not only at opposite sides of the Atlantic, we are living completely opposite lifestyles!  He is working hard from morning till night and I am hardly moving from under the quilt recovering from surgery.  But this is all about to change!

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