Monthly Archives: November 2013

Good news!

We got some great news on Thursday… Berkay got his visit visa! This means he can come to the UK for Christmas, New Year and back again in March for mum’s wedding. So happy! It’s only a 6 month visa, and he’s only planning on staying for a total of 6 weeks out of that […]

Berkay & Boncuk settling in..

I can safely say Boncuk is LOVING being at the hotel 24/7 and being able to walk around the grounds with no danger of her getting out. The hotel is closed and Berkay is the only one there, apart from the security man, who happens to be Berkays best friend! (: Boncuk is being a […]

Adapting to life back in the UK- Reverse culture shock.

I recently read a quote somewhere saying ‘the hardest thing about living abroad is returning home’. There have never been words more true. I may have been back ‘home’ for over 7 weeks now, but adapting to life back in the UK is not easy. After researching, I found out that what I am experiencing […]

Fethiye Fountains..

Feeling a bit ‘homesick‘ lately, so was looking through some old photos and thought I’d share some from my last night in Fethiye back in September which we spent watching the fountains in Fethiye. ย  They’ve been here for a year now, but because Berkay works nights we hadn’t had a chance to see them […]

Visa time..

It’s been 6 weeks since I last saw Berkay, thankfully time is going by quickly, he’s currently in the process of applying for a visit visa so he can come to England for Christmas.ย  He’s actually on the bus for the 5 hour journey from Fethiye to Izmir as we speak. We completed the application […]

New home, Boncuk & work..

Loooooong time, no speak. Apologies for the lack of posts lately, have been really busy and struggling to find time to think about what to write. A few new things… number one, I have a job. Nothing exciting, it’s only at Argos and only part-time, but hopefully I’ll get alot more hours in the next […]