Tag Archives: sleep

Fog sent to Oslo

According to my sisters, yesterday’s fog followed them to Norway while it was reduced to mere whiffs here. Well, I have to say, that works well for me. Today was basically a rest day for mum. The rigours of half-way … Continue reading

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Weaponised bugs

Today was not the best day for me. I blame Jack Bauer. My sleep was interrupted five or six times by the same recurring dream. I was in a big rig truck, pulling a trailer upon which was a ruptured … Continue reading

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Unexpected favourite band

All the businesses that surround the place where our hotel is situated, have clubbed together and decided to have 15 DJs and lots of very loud music playing continuously all day. Apparently it was the same yesterday. I can only … Continue reading

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Just the business

Well, slap me with a tropical fish and call me Nemo. I was only upgraded to Business Class for the flight from Hong Kong to Brisbane. And, while I’m all for Premium Economy over cattle class, neither comes close to … Continue reading

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Little dog lost

Well, didn’t that work well! And without having to locate a clockwork clock, wrapped in a tea towel – brilliant idea dad. I heard no noises in the night and slept like a log, straight through. When I went downstairs … Continue reading

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Back home

I was up very early this morning, waiting for Mirinda to arrive. Her plane was half an hour early (according to the handy Heathrow airport app n my phone) so I had to be up even earlier than I thought. … Continue reading

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London to Hong Kong

Just another reason why I love Starbucks: At the airport I asked if I could pay with my phone. The barista said no, they’re not set up for it. No problem, I said, and took out some cash. She fiddled … Continue reading

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Granny naps

My sleeping is still pretty interrupted even though the pain is all but gone. The cast is just uncomfortable when I move and I wake up. Which means I wake up feeling like I’ve not been asleep. Last night was … Continue reading

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