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Forum: Back Home
Apr 18th 2015, 4:51 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 5,206
Posted By jemima55

Re: Everything was worth it just for being here

Brits1, I am very sorry for the loss of your father. He sounds like he was a great man, love the description "Action man", and really appreciated you!
I lost my sister around the time of my return,...
Forum: Back Home
Apr 8th 2015, 8:28 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 13,496
Posted By jemima55

Re: Seven Months

I would like to do the Baltic Cruise. Mr J will take a bit of persuading, though!
Apr 8th 2015, 5:06 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 4,113
Posted By jemima55

Re: Stay or go back - confused as heck.

MCDesi, I'm with you on the practicalities. Like you, we made the move, and I was happy to give it a go, build a life and I wouldn't have wanted to pay back the moving costs.
I just would have...
Forum: Back Home
Apr 8th 2015, 3:51 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 13,496
Posted By jemima55

Re: Seven Months

Hi Lorry1,
Good to hear from you. You must have been back two years now.
I love this weather. We are renovating our garden, so I get to spend plenty of time out there. We are working towards...
Forum: Back Home
Apr 7th 2015, 5:22 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 13,496
Posted By jemima55

Re: Seven Months

Ha, ha! That didn't work, must master the art of smilies!
Forum: Back Home
Apr 7th 2015, 5:21 pm
Replies: 78
Views: 13,496
Posted By jemima55

Re: Seven Months

:thumbup
Apr 7th 2015, 10:14 am
Replies: 37
Views: 4,113
Posted By jemima55

Re: Stay or go back - confused as heck.

I was the "reluctant partner" and couldn't get work (teacher) so ended up doing voluntary work. What I needed to know was that, at some point, we would go back. We ended up staying five years, 3+2 in...
Forum: Back Home
Apr 7th 2015, 8:00 am
Replies: 78
Views: 13,496
Posted By jemima55

Re: Seven Months

OMG, SallyRedux, Lorry1,Mummy, Britwhore, Fulwood, etc, etc. it's like finding a club I used to belong to and having a catch up.
Here's mine. It doesn't merit a new thread. Back nearly three years...
Nov 8th 2014, 7:13 am
Replies: 134
Views: 12,722
Posted By jemima55

Re: QM2 booked....again!

English mum, re Dr Ruth, people were whispering under their breath "How old is she?"
One of her talks was "Sex for the over fifties". Sex? Some members of the audience were barely mobile! She was a...
Nov 6th 2014, 6:33 pm
Replies: 134
Views: 12,722
Posted By jemima55

Re: QM2 booked....again!

Hi Britwhore, just popping in! I just wanted to add that I always enjoyed the "star guests". We sailed back in 2010 for a holiday, and P D James, the crime writer and Dr Ruth Westheimer the sex...
Oct 20th 2014, 9:32 pm
Replies: 134
Views: 12,722
Posted By jemima55

Re: QM2 booked....again!

Hi Britwhore!
I've now been back two and a half years. Mostly I've been very happy to be back nearer family. Currently looking after my teenage nephew in deepest Norfolk while his Dad gets a well...
Oct 20th 2014, 8:15 pm
Replies: 134
Views: 12,722
Posted By jemima55

Re: QM2 booked....again!

Britwhore, well, surprise, surprise! I only pop in occasionally and this is what i find!
I'm well jealous of your QM2 voyage, and hope that the UK works out for you next time round.
Forum: Back Home
Sep 9th 2014, 7:24 pm
Replies: 70
Views: 13,116
Posted By jemima55

Re: And this is the reason why...............

Another late one, Miss Betty. I'm so sorry to hear about your Dad. Him humming "The Great Escape" had me laughing as well. I'm so glad you were there to comfort him at the end. That alone must have...
Forum: Back Home
Jul 22nd 2014, 5:53 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 7,842
Posted By jemima55

Re: One year Briti-versary!

Hi Lorry,
Good to read your update. I only drop in occasionally now, it must show how settled I am! I'm glad things are going well. It's interesting to read about your older daughter, and her new...
Jan 23rd 2014, 11:08 am
Replies: 50
Views: 3,419
Posted By jemima55

Re: Ever thought of returning?

I was in Washington and made the occasional trip to PA. I liked it for the countryside which reminded me of home in Yorkshire, because we were living in an urban area.
We also had dinner with an...
Jan 15th 2014, 11:51 am
Replies: 50
Views: 3,419
Posted By jemima55

Re: Ever thought of returning?...(moved to the Trailer Park forum)

Pulaski, that's the funniest thing I've heard in a while!
Forum: Back Home
Jan 14th 2014, 8:56 am
Replies: 10
Views: 3,457
Posted By jemima55

Re: Back Home 2.5 weeks

Hi, Homeis, I haven't posted on here for a while, but have thought of you and wondered if you're back yet.
It's just about impossible to live somewhere else and not learn to like some aspects of...
Replies: 1,465
Views: 308,590
Posted By jemima55

Re: My experience of going the Surinder Singh route so far

Welcome Home, Angela V!
I hope everything works out really well for you and your family.
Best wishes for the future and a big virtual hug!
Forum: Back Home
Sep 29th 2013, 7:44 am
Replies: 93
Views: 17,171
Posted By jemima55

Re: We made it!

Mummy, it sounds like you had a lovely time,and imagine how happy your mum felt to have you back!
I am so glad you are settling right back in to life in the UK. It's been a wonderful summer to...
Sep 26th 2013, 11:10 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,878
Posted By jemima55

Re: Silent in Seattle (update )

Hi Beth!
I'm not one of the old gang, but went through breast cancer and some other awful things while in the US. Had great treatment, though, and have just had the five year all clear, and hope...
Sep 25th 2013, 8:16 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 4,519
Posted By jemima55

Re: Meetups

Sally, is that cat "tworking?". I'm not sure what tworking is, being too shy to ask my kids!
Sep 23rd 2013, 9:56 am
Forum: Back Home
Sep 23rd 2013, 6:06 am
Replies: 93
Views: 17,171
Posted By jemima55

Re: We made it!

Mummy in the foothills, welcome back! We've been away on holiday, so I missed that news! Fantastic!
I've noticed how our happiness can be dependent on how our offspring cope with the move. Our son,...
Forum: Back Home
Sep 3rd 2013, 4:15 pm
Replies: 54
Views: 5,945
Posted By jemima55

Re: Back 3 months now!

Miss B, funny, but coincidentally, someone posted the "boyfriend" analogy about the United States a while ago.
We Brits do seem singularly unable to see the beauty of our own country.
It's...
Forum: Back Home
Sep 2nd 2013, 8:35 am
Replies: 93
Views: 17,171
Posted By jemima55

Re: We made it!

Hi Lorry! Good to read his update. It must be really nice to have moved into your new rental home, and, I must say, it sounds lovely, opening straight out onto meadows where you can walk your dog. ...
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