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Home Again

I made it home! And I have broadband again! And I have the cat sitting on my lap.  He’s been there since I walked in the door bar my having a shower (he declined that pleasure) and my unpacking.  I’m … Continue reading

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Five Star Luxury

The last two days have been spent in five star luxury at Le Touessrok in Mauritius as a treat. We have family who work at the hotel and who helped organise the stay. We stuffed ourselves silly with gorgeous food, … Continue reading

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Can't Move

Evidently I was right: the badminton was pure insanity as today I cannot move. I am in agony from my neck to my ankles. I cannot move without hurting. To be fair, I actually think the badminton was only part … Continue reading

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Badminton

In a fit of insanity I decided to play badminton this morning. It was actually a very good workout given the number of times we had to reach down for the shuttlecocks as it has been a long time since … Continue reading

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A Typical Day in Mauritius

The day starts earlier than you might expect given you’re on holiday – 8.30am. I have a cup of tea (teabags brought specially from the UK), followed by a shower. A routine of sun-cream and mosquito spray follows as I … Continue reading

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Exhausted in Mauritius

Not quite Sleepless in Seattle but definitely Exhausted in Mauritius. I have run out of energy after five days of non-stop travelling around, lounging around on the beach and reading. It sounds terrible doesn’t it? The problem is that it … Continue reading

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Another Day at Another Beach

Today hasn’t been all that different to yesterday except that it is my Uncle’s birthday. I also did change my reading material on the beach today and instead of the latest thriller took Exploring Psychology – Preparing for your Exam. … Continue reading

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