Globetrotters – Gin & Lemonade

Popping in to mention I’ve been featured at the awesome Wandering Darlings today! Which is kinda apt as I am wandering with my darlings just now. And I loved this blog even before Mel said I’m hilarious! Go and read us!

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This weeks Globetrotter is the hilarious Lorna from Gin & Lemonade.

Like myself, Lorna is an expat. Hailing originally from the U. S of A she is has been residing in bonny Scotland for many years. We’ve bonded over shared expat stories, love of travelling and putting our thoughts and ideas down on a computer screen. She is utterly hilarious with her writing style and it always feels like I’m reading notes written by a friend when I read her words. She is literally loving life and that feeling jumps out of the posts.

Another thing which you will learn quickly about Lorna is that she always travels on two wheels. Like always. As a wheelchair user, she is rolling her way around this globe. I can imagine that it’s probably not the easiest in all parts of the world but that doesn’t stop her from getting out exploring new…

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3 Books, 3 Blogs With Wed In Central Park

A few days ago, I had the bright idea to open up 3 Books, 3 Blogs to some groovy guest bloggers. I’m (really) quite excited about featuring other people’s book and blog choices, and hope you enjoy them, too. Since the fam and I are off to NY THIS WEEKEND I thought we’d start with … Continue reading 3 Books, 3 Blogs With Wed In Central Park

Finding Zen On An Ordinary Day

We travel down to Edinburgh on Saturday and fly to New York on Sunday.  Things have been a little hectic around here, but we are nearly ready to go. I'm looking forward to being on the plane.  Planes are where I don't have to take any phone calls, charge any phones, or answer questions harder … Continue reading Finding Zen On An Ordinary Day

Driving Through Doors

Today’s post was going to be about my ultimate stress-busters. A numbered list with keywords and phrases like What The Hell is Hygge? or Just Find Me, Google, Damn it! A (somewhat universal, but still rather personal) list that would garner such comments as: ‘Great post!’ b. ‘Your so funny!’ iii. ‘Can I have tea … Continue reading Driving Through Doors

My Top 17 Travel Memories

In my last post I mentioned that *I was this close* to 200 groovy likers on Gin & Lemonade's Facebook page.  With a little help from my friends, I'm now at 215.  Thank you! Moving on.  In a minute. When I was sitting at 199, I said that groovy person 200 would get to choose … Continue reading My Top 17 Travel Memories

My Favourite Blogging Hangout

I know I've been getting kinda good with the MWF schedule.  And Tuesdays are not on THE SCHEDULE.  I shall be adding 'Be flexible' to the list of 10 Things I've Learned In 7 Years of Blogging. And so, I just have to share that my favourite blogging group is currently sitting at 495 members, … Continue reading My Favourite Blogging Hangout