Monthly Archives: April 2006

First The Fox Trot Now the Dutch Waltz


Finally, we seem to have mastered the novice Fox Trot, now our instructor is teaching us the next dance, the Dutch Waltz, this is a whole lot more complicated, and for this week we will stick to just the first … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday


In our obsession with Ice skating, our daughter has decided that she will have her birthday party at the ice rink! 24 kids on ice, and a few parents too, luckily I have perfected by T-stop, so I can stop and pick … Continue reading

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Moving Day


Hooray well at last, we have reached the final day, it’s 8:30 am and the removal men have just arrived to load the remaining belongings into the van. It’s frightening when you see all you own piled high in a removal … Continue reading

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The Day Before


Well tomorrow is the day of completion, all seems to be arranged as far as we can tell. For me the most important issues are: Getting the computers up and running and transferred to their new location with the minimum … Continue reading

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Now we have our own skates, there is no stopping


Well in actual fact, we have learnt to stop properly on the Ice, this is using a T-stop, I am getting pretty good at this, I think it’s important to stop, weighing in at around 14 stone, the last thing I want to … Continue reading

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Still Skating (Suprisingly)


Well we are still going, now we are up to 3 times a week… this is really working wonders for our confidence and our level of skating. My Wife and I have started to dance the novice Fox Trot, we look … Continue reading

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Agree The Date


Well things are moving on (forgive the pun) we now have been re-assured that are buyers have the money (hooray),  we have also been to see the current owner of what is likely to be out new home. Without the … Continue reading

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