In The Skies

So I have Son 1 and his family heading out from Heathrow direct to Houston, Son 3 flying with me from Manchester to Philadelphia (1 stop) then onto Houston, and youngest Son 5 direct from Manchester to Houston. All went well (surprisingly) and we were airborne! Landed at Philadelphia, smooth change over, and airborne again!… Read More In The Skies


Had a good journey here and very little delay considering it was a Friday night in rush hour. Checked into very posh looking hotel, room very smart, even have a few freebies! Whipped them into my suitcase,(you never know when you might need soap and a shower hat). So everything was going well until we… Read More Manchester

Here We Go

After months of waiting, months of organising, months of stress the day has finally come packed and en route to Manchester Airport. Over the next 24 hours and from different UK airports we will all start our journey heading to the USA. Some of us are flying direct and some have stop overs. What could… Read More Here We Go


Ok so the countdown begins, one more night at home, one more day at work…then holiday! Actually I am not sure it could be described as a holiday as it has been a logistical challenge, getting flights, getting connecting flights, filling out visas, hiring cars, getting insurance choosing wedding outfits and don’t even mention hats!!!… Read More Countdown