Monthly Archives: July 2012

Olympic distraction

So yes, the Olympics are underway! I now have every sport available as it unfolds … at my fingertips … dangerous. Much discipline will be needed. In spite of the Olympics, progress continues. Our blog is now up and running! … Continue reading

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Midweek update

With it having been such a productive week so far already, I thought I would capture it all before I forget what we have achieved. I was transport-less on Monday, so used the day as “get it done” day. First, … Continue reading

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Breakthrough

This week we really made a breakthrough in our preparations! It felt like a huge leap forward that puts us back on track for our departure date. First up, we sold the spare bed – the final piece of furniture … Continue reading

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Short and sweet

Another week flown by, followed by a tiring weekend, so excuse the quick update: We have finished our cholera vaccinations this past week, with the second dose of an interesting tasting effervescent drink. Tomorrow sees us complete our jabs with … Continue reading

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Restart the countdown

The rollercoaster continues! This week, we received good news about Viking Explorer’s end date, and have adjusted our departure date from 2nd September to 7th October. After weeks feeling a little like we were in limbo, it is a great … Continue reading

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