Grossest thing that's happened in the past month (or maybe ever!): My 4 year old dd caught chewing a random piece of (used!) gum she had picked up on the London Underground (subway). She challenges my feelings of mommy-adequacy. What can I say?!?
Number of times I've attemped to get into the driver's side of the van thinking it's the passenger's side: 5
Biggest surprise upon arrival at our new home: No dryer (little did I know I'd be coveting my old one!)
Average number of trips to the grocery store per week: 5
Something purchased recently that I never had purchased before: Peg bag
Average cost of our family to eat at McDonald's in the UK: 28 US Dollars
Two fresh things I LOVE in London: The bread and the flowers
A holiday recently celebrated: St. George's Day
A common English greeting: "Y'alright?"
Number of emails in my inbox after being offline for a month: 88
Number of emails in my junkbox after being offline for a month: 536 (Note to self: unsubscribe to lists before moving again!)
Number of phone calls made to people trying to figure out NHS: 15
My childrens' favorite snack with their cuppas: Happy Hippos
Number of days until Mommy and Aunt visit: 19