a peek inside the fishbowl

28 Jan, 2008

Oh lor

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Misc. life

It’s so nice to be back. I was practically dancing in the Toronto airport.

I’m home!

First, I need to have a proper cup of coffee.

Then, I need to cuddle with my kids.

Next, I need to dump the entire contents of my bag in the washing machine.

And THEN I will come back and tell you all about it. Deal? ;)

p.s. thank you Mark, for taking care of things around here! Mwah!

6 Responses to "Oh lor"

1 | porter

January 28th, 2008 at 1:24 pm


WELCOME HOME! It’s crazy that a decent cup of coffee is so hard to find yet blue mountain coffee is pretty decent. Look forward to hearing all about your trip. Your Mark is quite a charmer, he had us crying, CRYING!!!!

2 | Kristina

January 28th, 2008 at 2:12 pm



3 | J.

January 28th, 2008 at 5:02 pm


Welcome back! Can’t wait to hear all the details!

5 | BeachMama

January 29th, 2008 at 10:09 am


Can’t wait to hear all about it, your photo alone is enough to keep me going for a while.

6 | andrea

January 29th, 2008 at 11:29 am


lol – Kristina – I was inspired by Feist in My Moon My Man. :)

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