Monthly Archives: July 2009

Shocked!

I consider myself pretty well versed when it comes to technology. For those of you who know me well know I worked at a major TV station in the US for over 10 years. When HD was beginning to roll … Continue reading

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11 Days Without Email

23-July 2009 So even after calling about two days after arrival to a local cable internet company, their first available appointment was nine days later. Try going 11 days without email. And TV, for that matter, since we just got a … Continue reading

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5 Hours at IKEA!

15- July 2009 We arrived at the local Ikea almost one hour before they opened. Eric successfully drove our rented Volkswagen Golf on the wrong side of the car and the wrong side of the road the few miles journey … Continue reading

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We’ve Arrived

13-July-09 We had three neighbors knock on our door to say hi the day we arrived: a nursery school teacher, midwife and a nanny. How appropriate! Everyone is very friendly; we are very groggy. But if you have the chance, … Continue reading

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San Jose is on the way?

So its the night before we leave, and I can’t sleep.  One o’clock, two o’clock, three-thirty.  Probably anxiety.  Did I remember everything we need for the next 18-24 months?  Finally I got up about 5:30.  Alarm was set to go … Continue reading

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My Very First Blog

Well, I guess we’ll see if I even have time to write! Anyway, I’ll be blogging from London when we get there in a little under a week, so check back for more.  I feel as though I’m giving up … Continue reading

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