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Oct 28th 2018, 3:36 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Hello Everyone

so nice to see so many of the old names still posting. I was so sad to read about Jasper and his Mothers passings but he got his wish and returned home to take care of his Mum and...
May 3rd 2016, 12:41 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Derrygal.....Nice to see you on the Forum again....we pop in and out....but its always a special place.those early years on this forum were always so much fun and so helpful. I often wonder what...
May 3rd 2016, 12:38 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

When I had my big operation the nurses were so caring I only had one who was not very nice and she was a nurses aid.....My friend has been a nurse since the 70's and just retired...she dealt with...
Apr 30th 2016, 9:42 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

I am so very sorry Aries we have such great expectations when we finally get to go home we have reservations about how it might not turn out as we want but we put that in the back of our minds....
Feb 22nd 2016, 1:15 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Hello Everyone, long time since I have been on here. Nice to see some of the old ones still chatting. We are doing fine. Still thinking about coming home if Moe improves with his health. But just...
Sep 29th 2015, 6:53 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Thank you Curleytops and Perth.....I think it makes your realize that you have to make the most of life and stop being afraid, I was like that for years afraid to make the move and wondering how my...
Sep 28th 2015, 8:22 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Hello Everyone.... so nice to see so many of the oldies back. You all seem to be doing well.

My news is we are still in the US my operation was two years ago and I am doing well. I just wish we...
Jun 6th 2015, 12:03 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Gardens and gardening across the world

Islandwoman120......I finally got a couple of blooms on my bluebells, we gave had almost a week of rain so I am hoping to see a few more blooms...gardens in my area are mainly grass and the owners...
Jun 5th 2015, 11:45 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Broadchurch and Other UK TV Programs

Does anyone know if there is going to be a series 4 of "Land Girls".
May 26th 2015, 1:10 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Perthhomeschool.....I think independence is the most important factor. Like you say in most places in the U.S. It is impossible to walk to the shops or anywhere unless you live in Town. Most places...
May 26th 2015, 12:27 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

usbrit......I think islandwoman made some very good points having been in your position she is aware of the pros and cons.... She has really worked hard at finding a place for herself somewhere to...
May 24th 2015, 9:40 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Cheers....I think its very sad about the whole issue with wildlife and greenbelt areas....

I think while we should worry about global warming what good is worrying about that when everything else...
May 24th 2015, 9:23 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

usbrit2015..So you are on your own have family in the US and distant relatives in the UK...Have you been back in recent years.....things have changed. What about a UK pension, did you work in the UK...
May 15th 2015, 1:12 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: "I'm coming home....I've done my time"

BEVS........I think most are so excited to start a new life they don't think of the distant future, I know I didn't...

I make the most of what I have and try not to think about what might have...
May 15th 2015, 12:58 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: "I'm coming home....I've done my time"

Grayling...so very happy you made it back, sounds like you are going to be busy but so exciting... Please keep us updated.....
May 15th 2015, 4:29 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: "I'm coming home....I've done my time"

If only we could show the posts on this forum to people thinking about moving to another country.
I think one thing most of us have in common is the "what was I thinking of" mentality when...
May 15th 2015, 3:49 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Gardens and gardening across the world

Islandwoman 120....just an update....the bluebells are finally up but no flowers, the daffodils came up the ones that didn't get eaten by the squirrels. It's still strange weather a couple of days of...
Apr 30th 2015, 2:18 am
Replies: 38
Views: 4,903
Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

Rebbacajo...yes I think they can feel empathy towards you but not truly understand how you really feel and I think many choose to ignore it not because they don't care but if they agree with you then...
Apr 29th 2015, 4:45 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

Celticspirit....we me it was not so much the adventure it was not thinking it though....I know it's pointless say saying "what if" but I did keep a diary prior to moving to the U.S. I have been...
Apr 28th 2015, 1:21 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Over 40's Moving Back and Catching Up

Jasper123....I would not sign it. What if you have a heart attack many people have to be resusitated and are fine, here you can sign a living will which gives them directions as to what you want...
Apr 22nd 2015, 8:09 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

Dorothy....I think once you make the move its never the same again especially if you have children. You are split in two forever more......"There is no place like home, but we're exactly is home:("
Apr 22nd 2015, 1:55 am
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

Rosie Lee....and it gets worse as you get older because life becomes so much more complicated. No matter how many British shows I watch it doesn't help in fact it just renforces just how much I am...
Apr 19th 2015, 9:08 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

I forgot the last one Regret.
Apr 19th 2015, 9:04 pm
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Posted By trottytrue

Re: Homesickness. What is it?

Homesickness is something that will not go away it might get pushed to the back of your memory for a while but it comes right back. it like a virus that wont go away. Some people the lucky ones...
Apr 19th 2015, 8:49 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 5,177
Posted By trottytrue

Re: Gardens and gardening across the world

Islandwoman120....Gooseberries are on the prohibited list in New Hampshire I think its in all the NE States.....
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