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27th December 2011 Dog sitting

…mooch we did.  Having got up late, we tidied up after yesterday then took charge of the lovely Lucy while Al & Isobel went to Cartagena.  Hamish was pleased as he got all the attention and was able to walk … Continue reading

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26th December 2011 Boxing Day Swim and Tapas

In aid of a local Down Syndrome charity, every year there is a sponsored swim by campers on Boxing Day morning.  Despite the weather taking a disappointing turn for the worse today, sixteen brave souls took to the Mar Menor … Continue reading

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25th December 2011 Merry Christmas!

Christmas Day this year was so much fun!  The day began with breakfast of smoked salmon, cream cheese and bubbly which is the only tradition we now subscribe to. Dean is Chief Bottle Opener with my role being Chief Washer … Continue reading

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23rd December 2011 Getting ready for Christmas…

…Wednesday we motored into Cartagena to the large Carrefour supermarket to stock up on some goodies for Christmas Day.  They have a very good selection of produce, many things you would expect to find in the UK (well, it is … Continue reading

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20th December 2011 Calblanque Beach Picnic

It has only taken us six weeks to get a picnic together and get down to the beach!  We loaded Angela’s cycle basket up with cheese, olives, tomatoes, bread and fruit juice, along with picnic blankets and reading books. We … Continue reading

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