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gemmc24 is nothing!

Just saw your post Christie and I have to say I turned 30 in December and I still feel about 23-I think I mentally stopped there! It can seem a bit intimidating at times, but you know what, things just get better and better. So enjoy each day and enjoy being 24 and 25 all they way up to 105! 1 month ago


gemmcHakuna Mutata!

I had planned on going to see The Lion King in Dublin as I’m from Ireland and it seemed like a more feasible plan, as I knew the show was coming to the Bord Gais theatre for a stretch. However, myself and two friends happened to visit London in March 2013 when another mutual friend of ours was studying over there, and we took the opportunity to go see a musical. I’m a big fan of musicals-give me anything from Les Mis to Rogers and Hammerstein numbers, but one of my friends ain’t a lover of musicals; however she has always liked the Lion King since she first saw it as a kid (like myself). Thus it was the Lion King that we secured tickets for. We bought them in Leciester Square at one of those booths that do good deals. We did end up in the upper upper tier at the Lyceum Theatre-my vertigo kicked in big time getting to my seat, but once I was sitting I was fine. Do bring your glasses if you get one of these seats though , because although it was a bird’s eye view, the stage is quite far away. They do provide mini binoculars with which to check things out in close up which is handy for this show in particular, as the costumes are outstanding and worth the some close attention. It really is a fun musical; naturally you would want to be a fan of the Lion King in the first place to enjoy it. All the classic songs are present and there are plenty new pieces too. None of those beat the original tunes however. We really enjoyed our trip to the Lyceum. Sweets and drinks are quite expensive, but you may as well go the whole hog while your there-Pumbaa style. 1 month ago


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gemmcI've purchased a number of volumes of short stories this Christmas..

thanks to my trusty new Kindle. These works are free online, so handy as they seem to be totally out of print. Yay I’m getting there..going to read the short stories and then start on the Anne series next. 15 months ago


gemmcThe show is coming to Dublin next Spring..

and as I’m from Ireland, I plan to see it there :) 15 months ago


gemmcI would actually like to own..a

a freestanding bath! Hope your next stay somewhere supplies a bathtub! 15 months ago


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Mmmm sounds good! (despite me not liking olives much!)


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gemmcI have bought a number of the books..

but they are quite hard to come by-I think I will end up purchasing most of them online. Those which I have already bought are editions which I happened to come by second-hand in various bookshops in Ireland. They are old but nice editions; some from the ‘50s and some older. I’m thinking of getting a Kindle for my birthday/Christmas, but I would still like to read the Anne series the old-fashioned way. 17 months ago


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I visited Bath last year and it is so pretty-I think it would be great to actually visit the spa there, it sounds wonderful. I agree it would be a lovely place to live :)


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