Category Archives: England

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Lydia and I made a strip quilt for Nana and Papa Norton before we went to England. We brought it to them as a thank you gift for letting us stay at their house for three weeks. Lydia and I … Continue reading

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Random England Pics (part 3)

Here are a few houses and buildings I took pictures of while driving around town in Chelmsford.   Here is the ceiling of the Les Misérables theater. Here is an awesome science guy we saw in London. My sister Emily has … Continue reading

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Random England Pics (part 2)

After going through all my England pictures I found I had quite the collection of vehicles. So, here they are:

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Random England Pics (part 1)

Over the next few days I’ll be posting some random pictures I took in England that didn’t find there way into any of my previous posts. Because we have chickens, farm fresh eggs for sale easily catch my eye. A … Continue reading

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Last Outing into London

This morning Rebekah, Claire, Lydia and I went to London. It is mine and Lydia’s last time until we go to the airport this Monday. We each had a few more pounds we needed to spend so this was a … Continue reading

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Tiptree Tea House

About a week ago, while Grace’s family were still on tour, Papa Norton took Lydia, Grace and I to a Tiptree tea house, called The Lordship Tearoom. We each ordered an afternoon cream tea. Each plate came with 2 cranberry … Continue reading

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Another Excursion into London

Yesterday (Wed June 27) we went to London with Uncle Darren, Aunt Mary, and our four cousins, Rebekah, Claire, Joshua, and Grace. Nana and Papa Norton stayed home this time. We took the train to Stratford, then the Tube to … Continue reading

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A Birthday in England

Sunday, June 24 was my birthday. A few months ago I was very excited when I learned I’d be celebrating my birthday in England! To get to church we went over Queen Elizabeth’s bridge. You’ll notice that it is only … Continue reading

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Windsor Castle

Saturday we went to Windsor Castle. It is one of the Queen’s official residences. We were told that if the flag flying was the England flag, then the Queen is not there at the time. But if it is the … Continue reading

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St. Paul’s and a London Flight

Yesterday (Thursday the 21st), Nana, Grace, Lydia and I packed a lunch, picked up Grace’s cousins Amy and Cameron and headed off to London. We took the train part of the way and the Tube the rest. We had three … Continue reading

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