Burdons on the Bay

Monthly Archives: January 2015

Here we go again… Our beautiful Olive has recently turned 17 months. She is a happy, calm, delightful baby. She has been walking whilst holding on to the tip of my little finger for some time now, but on New Years Eve took her very first steps. Four of them! Since then, we have all enjoyed counting how many she can do. I think the record so far is 11. Our many attempts… Read More

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I just visited New York for the first time. It was a flying visit – arriving on Thursday then leaving on Friday, which meant I had just a few hours to explore – that was enough, though, to get a taste of this amazing city. I was there to attend an event at the Soho Apple Store –  the event is part of my first major campaign with Apple and I was really keen… Read More

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The end of September and our container from England finally arrives! This was our eighth move in our ten year marriage and in a lot of ways was the easiest one yet, even though it was across an ocean. We were lucky to have Dave’s work move us and so weren’t allowed to pack our own boxes in Durham and also had them unpacked and placed for us in California. Charlotte watches… Read More

A couple of days after we moved in to our house here in California, Olive turned 1! I knew it was coming and although I’d have liked time to have stood still for at least a little while (so we could be better prepared, like you know – have a car, some furniture – even some friends!) it didn’t. Before we knew it, the day was here and luckily for us Uncle… Read More

A few weeks before leaving the UK, Heather and I celebrated our 10th Wedding Anniversary with a trip to Kefalonia. My parents were good enough to look after the children so that we could make the trip. 10 years ago, we had our honeymoon in Kefalonia and loved it – the sunshine, beaches, food, culture and natural beauty of the area hit the spot for us. So when the opportunity arose, we… Read More