Tag Archives: Karen

A Small Achievement

If there is one thing that my family is not very outspoken about – and believe me, we are very outspoken about a lot of things (usually each other) when we want to be – it is individual achievements. We … Continue reading

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More Starting School

As my Facebook and Twitter timelines are currently swamped with people posting about their kids starting school, I am throwing in a post of my own on the subject. I’ve already written about my own times starting school (here). I … Continue reading

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6 August 1982

At that point, the diary ends. This is what happened the next day, though The flight back was beset with complications. Initially, all went well. We had a stopover of an hour or so in Bahrain and I remember Mum … Continue reading

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2 August 1982

Mon Aug II The final hours. Mrs P was in fine form e.g. late as usual + Dr Scott couldn’t find the house. Not a great start. Then high winds and rain ment we set off 1/2 an hr late. … Continue reading

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30 July 1982

Fri Jul XXX Stayed in bed until 9.30. Went to Hamilton with the others + had lunch at McD’s again. Lunch consisted of My Big Mac, chips, Choc. Milk Shake and Caramel Sundae, 1/2 of Karens Chips, Lisa’s Ice Cream … Continue reading

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28 July 1982

Wed Jul XXVIII Went to Mt A am. Spent most of the afternoon reading. Went to RTS for a leaving presentation for Ka. They had a 1st RTS Feast in our honour. We were given a card, a photo + … Continue reading

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24 July 1982

Sat Jul XXIV Went fishing a.m. p.m. walked around Mt Manganui + had a giant Icecream Uncle Neil was very much into exactly the sort of sports that I was not. After the golf of our previous meeting with him … Continue reading

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