Castaway arrived one year ago in Trinidad. It was supposed to be a sabbatical – a year of contemplation and recharging of batteries. Somehow, it has not quite worked to plan… but maybe it is the better for it. Continue reading “A Year in the Life”
While the Captain’s Dog is enjoying a stay in the riverside dog hotel back home, Mummy and Daddy Castaway have braved the twenty-four hour journey from the North of Scotland to visit us here and enjoy some warm weather – of which there is very little in November in Aberdeenshire but more than enough to go round here. Continue reading “Going Tobago”
It is always a pleasant interjection when, while trying to relax after dinner, your husband decides to share the countries … Continue reading Not the Jimmy Choos!
As the rainy season continues unabated, Castaway has been lucky enough to avoid the hurricanes and tropical storms which have … Continue reading Tales From the School Run
This week has been full of angst over the punctuality and reliability of airlines. It is the school holidays again … Continue reading Another Day, Another Caribbean Island…
At long last, we have managed to create enough breathing space in among all the jobs related to the move … Continue reading Turtles in a Trance
The work permit has arrived and immigration procedures are clear. The container is full to the brim with every cubic … Continue reading A One-Way Ticket to Paradise?