Bonnici – Carter 2017 in review…

Bonnici- Carter Family 2017   2017 has been an eventful year – some wonderful times and some difficult times in the Bonnici-Carter household. We started 2017 with Jaxon on a sabbatical in Argentina, so away for Christmas and New Year. Daniel, Mary, Kevin & George were with us  and Georges lovely Norwegian Girlfriend arrived just after Christmas and Russ and I celebrated with George and Kat, Georges 21st … Continue reading Bonnici – Carter 2017 in review…

25th August 2016 – penultimate day in USA – phoenix

This morning was a little relaxed – breakky and short drive to Walmart, a little shop and then some more ‘Shoe’ adventures. Petrol, a Starbucks coffee (the only option)’ and a McDonald’s burger for Russ for lunch! Back home to our lovely hotel, load of washing and a nice cool dip in the pool…. (Spot Russ) Tona, you’ll be proud of me – I went … Continue reading 25th August 2016 – penultimate day in USA – phoenix

24th August 2016 – road trip to the Grand Canyon

Ok today was huge! We got up early ate breakfast at 6.30am and hit the road at 7am heading for the Grand Canyon! A four hour trip on the way, I took some pictures of the view from the mountains we crossed, masses of sunflowers on the sides of the freeway (a little blurry at 130ks) and part of a super long train travelling beside … Continue reading 24th August 2016 – road trip to the Grand Canyon

23rd August 2016 – outlet mall 

Woke this morning feeling back to normal thank goodness. We arranged for a rental car for the next few days so we can get around at our leisure. Collected this and headed to the big outlet mall south of Phoenix.  In time for a Starbucks, minus cream and flavouring and double shot coffee! Just as the shops were opening.  We did shoes, shoes, and more … Continue reading 23rd August 2016 – outlet mall 

22nd August 2016 day one in Phoenix Arizona 

We ordered room service, chicken salad and got an early night, however I woke around 11.30pm with a violent headache and shortly thereafter the full blown food poisoning systems kicked in until 5am this morning. I ate the garlic bread and Russ didn’t. He did stir a couple of times but pretty much wasted unaware all this was going on, and I wasn’t quiet! Consequently … Continue reading 22nd August 2016 day one in Phoenix Arizona 

20th August 2016 – NY adventures 

Last night we were out for dinner at Italian resultant at 5pm before the show, delicious all you can eat there pastas! We then went off to the ‘Lion King’ fabulous Broadway show – emerging into the thousands of NYC party goers at 10.30pm.  We weaved our way home amid cars, tuk tuks (passenger bicycles) police, people, more people and more people This morning, Russ … Continue reading 20th August 2016 – NY adventures