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Working and Blogging

Centre for Life in Newcastle It’s another cloudy day here in jolly-old England but the Summer is still trying to make an impression. Yesterday it was chilly to me – 13C/55F – but that didn’t mean the sun didn’t show … Continue reading

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Keep the fire in your torch burning

The Olympic torch is coming! Ugh! That’s what I have to say about yesterday. First, let me say that June has been very interesting indeed. Steve’s birthday was on the first, so we saw Prometheus (and as you can read from … Continue reading

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Avoiding the flood

As if the salon across the hall and the broken shower weren’t enough, we are in the midst of a full plumbing problem. Ever since Steve bought this flat, there’s been an on-again / off-again issue with the kitchen sink … Continue reading

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Teaching is not an option

It seems impossible for me to get a teaching job in the UK. It really doesn’t matter what my experience, certificates and education – no British school really cares what I’ve done in Florida.  I’m hoping my posting this frustration … Continue reading

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