Happy July

Well, I apologize for the dormancy of the blog these past weeks. It’s been a whirlwind of activity in June. Let’s see … the kids got out of school, I had a birthday, our French friend’s teenage daughter came to stay with us for three weeks to learn English and experience a slice of Murica, we took a vacation in San Diego … whirlwind, I tell you.

But I’ve compiled my top 5 bits that I would have blogged had I eked out a little more time to do so:

1. Happy 65th birthday, NHS!

King's Cross, Wimbledon

Londoners could grab a deck chair to watch Wimbledon in Cubitt Square, King’s Cross.

2. Princess Charlotte’s christening. And more importantly, comedic riffs on Prince George’s outfit.

3. This transformation of Kings Cross in celebration of Wimbledon.

4. The U.S. Women’s World Cup win!

5. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, cursing the photographer, during the 75th anniversary event commemorating the Battle of Britain.

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Posted on 11, July 2015, in News and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Ruby Barefoot

    I think if I’d had to put up with press photographers for as much as Prince Philip, I’d have been cussing them long long ago

  2. Bethany Coulter

    My friend’s daughter is studying abroad this semester — in London! So I’m forwarding your blog to her so she can be “in the know” before she gets there 🙂

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