Almost a year ago I made a very important decision. With the sun rising over the mountains across from Reykjavik harbour, I asked my long suffering girlfriend to become my wife… luckily she said yes. It has taken a lot of planning but we have finally booked our wedding for June 2019. Very exciting! It will be a very small affair. Just close friends and … Continue reading Honeymoon – Where to go?
1 year! 12 whole months of blogging. I just can’t believe it. It feels like only yesterday that I started this blog, after procrastinating about doing it for a long time, and now I am celebrating it’s first birthday. What a year it has been! I have had two amazing adventures in Iceland and Bavaria, got engaged to my amazing fiancée (that is still putting … Continue reading Happy Blogiversary to me!
As part of my #translationtuesday challenge I am starting to translate my old blog posts in to Italian. Improve my Italian and help make the blog more multilingual. For the original English post see here. Allora, il 2016 adesso è finito e sò è stato per me quest’anno. Mia madre si è sposata, mia sorella si è fidanzata, abbiamo fatto un viaggio incredibile in Islanda … Continue reading Felice Anno Nuovo a tutti
Well 2016 is now over and what a year it has been. My mother has got married, my sister engaged, we had the most incredible trip to Iceland and we got engaged. If you had asked me 12 months ago what the year held I wouldn’t have been able to predict how eventful it has been. As is tradition for many people at this time of … Continue reading Happy New Year Everyone!
Now Christmas festivities are out the way I have time to finally get some content for my blog up. Today we decided to get out of the house to enjoy the nice weather and fresh air in the countryside. Here are a selection of pictures. I got a new set of clip on lenses for my iphone (fish eye and macro) which is why most are … Continue reading Working off the winter bulking
Recently work has been particularly crazy and so my blogging has ground to an inevitable halt; which I haven’t been very pleased about. With everything finally calming down, and sleep deprivation slowly abating, I am back in the driving seat and trying a new direction. In the past I have tried to be very particular with the content I am writing and getting the tone … Continue reading Inspired by Mum
I know that sometimes it can feel like there isn’t enough time in the day and language learning will have to take a back seat until you have some quality time to spend but I have found if you use all your free “time pockets” you can squeeze out more than you think. When I say “time pocket” I mean a small amount of time … Continue reading Fitting it all in – Language learning and life