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Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 02:48 PM
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Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Well done Ben! What a great way to end the exam...

Well done Ben! What a great way to end the exam season!
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 02:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,212
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I am sorry the chemistry exam was horrible. Seems...

I am sorry the chemistry exam was horrible. Seems to be a bit of a theme for the A levels this year :(

Hopefully the grade boundaries will be lower.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 07:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,212
Posted By Melbatb
Good luck to todays exam takers! English...

Good luck to todays exam takers!

English here - as in English as a foreign language so DS has done no revision ;) He is actually looking forward to it!

Five more days to go!
Forum: General Chat 18 Jun 19, 08:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile We have them here. Dont mind them outside but...

We have them here. Dont mind them outside but hate them inside. I have to get DS to deal with them!

Dont mind spiders though!
Forum: General Chat 17 Jun 19, 06:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,212
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Yay! DS only started his bac today! One...

Yay!

DS only started his bac today! One down, six to go! Roll on next Monday :D
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 16 Jun 19, 05:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By Melbatb
It sounds fabulous! And not long to go at all!...

It sounds fabulous! And not long to go at all! Just this week to get over for Hannah and then it will be almost time to pack and go! Not jealous at all ;)
Forum: General Trip Reports 16 Jun 19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Melbatb
Glad the travel day went smoothly. Immigration at...

Glad the travel day went smoothly. Immigration at Boston seems so hit and miss. DH and the two kids took over an hour last year. I arrived on the same flight two days later and it only took 10...
Forum: General Trip Reports 14 Jun 19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,677
Posted By Melbatb
Wow again! What an experience!

Wow again! What an experience!
Forum: General Chat 14 Jun 19, 06:41 PM
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Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
It is the same for everyone - the way the system...

It is the same for everyone - the way the system works over here! It will soon be over (my motto of the month :D)
Forum: General Chat 14 Jun 19, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Hurray for all those who have finished :D ...

Hurray for all those who have finished :D

Poor O - his only really start on Monday. 7 exams - 6 next week and the last one a week on Monday!
Forum: General Trip Planning 14 Jun 19, 05:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,037
Posted By Melbatb
Not USA but Canada? Fly into Montreal, there is...

Not USA but Canada? Fly into Montreal, there is lots to do in Quebec including lakes, whales and parks! One of my favourite places!
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 14 Jun 19, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Melbatb
What a great trip you have planned! Have fun!

What a great trip you have planned! Have fun!
Forum: General Trip Reports 14 Jun 19, 05:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,677
Posted By Melbatb
What another fabulous day (apart from the idiot...

What another fabulous day (apart from the idiot guide!)
Forum: General Chat 12 Jun 19, 07:26 PM
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Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Thank you! I think once they start it will soon...

Thank you! I think once they start it will soon be over!
Forum: General Chat 12 Jun 19, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Thanks 😘 Then as soon as O has finished F...

Thanks 😘

Then as soon as O has finished F has her Brevet! So really should be roll on 28th!
Forum: General Chat 12 Jun 19, 04:49 PM
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Views: 1,162
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile :D So very affordable - not!

:D So very affordable - not!
Forum: General Chat 12 Jun 19, 04:47 PM
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Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Yay :D O hasnt even started! Roll on 24/6!

Yay :D

O hasnt even started! Roll on 24/6!
Forum: General Chat 11 Jun 19, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile MM - that is good news! O has philosophy on...

MM - that is good news! O has philosophy on Monday too - just in a different language :D

DD - I am sorry thst it was rushed - probably the same situation for everyone! I think estimating how much...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Jun 19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 773
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Such a fabulous trip! I think one on one trips...

Such a fabulous trip! I think one on one trips with one if your children can be such fun! I know I really appreciated my trip with O in February.

Not long until Croatia!
Forum: General Chat 10 Jun 19, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,026
Posted By Melbatb
We rented one last weekend - could you try...

We rented one last weekend - could you try renting different models to see what set up you like the most?
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Jun 19, 06:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,066
Posted By Melbatb
I loved Argentina and would love to go back! I...

I loved Argentina and would love to go back! I did a trip report in the photo trip report section.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 10 Jun 19, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By Melbatb
As usual, it sounds fabulous!

As usual, it sounds fabulous!
Forum: General Chat 10 Jun 19, 06:15 PM
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Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
For O, it is the same for everyone so a very...

For O, it is the same for everyone so a very level playing field. I need to do a trail run this week to the lycee where he is sotting his exams. 30m in no traffic but in rush hour - who knows. If I...
Forum: General Chat 10 Jun 19, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
MM - glad the Welsh went well! No exams for...

MM - glad the Welsh went well!

No exams for O this week - it all kicks off next Monday with a 4 hour Philosophy exam! He will then have an exam every day - with two on Friday (4h of maths and then...
Forum: General Trip Reports 9 Jun 19, 03:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,677
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Looks fabulous! How wonderful to see so many...

Looks fabulous! How wonderful to see so many animals in their natural habitat.
Forum: General Chat 8 Jun 19, 08:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,766
Posted By Melbatb
Nice and sunny here is the SW of France :D ...

Nice and sunny here is the SW of France :D

OK, I had better not say anymore ;)
Forum: General Chat 8 Jun 19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile O has had an easier day - DH has taken him out...

O has had an easier day - DH has taken him out ziplining as a treat!

I am at home with F - waiting for her blood sugars to go up so she can go riding!
Forum: General Chat 7 Jun 19, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By Melbatb
Hi, I cant help other than give my...

Hi,

I cant help other than give my experiences of applying to a foreign university. We live in France and my son has applied to universities in the UK and HK.

For both, even though he has...
Forum: General Trip Reports 7 Jun 19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,121
Posted By Melbatb
How I love Canada! Your food looks delicious and...

How I love Canada! Your food looks delicious and I remember some of the views from our honeymoon trip many years ago!
Forum: General Chat 7 Jun 19, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Sorry that Sophie found the exam difficult 😟 - so...

Sorry that Sophie found the exam difficult 😟 - so frustrating that two years of hard work comes down to sometimes the luck of the draw!
Forum: General Chat 6 Jun 19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile How frustrating. I think we have all done that at...

How frustrating. I think we have all done that at some stage. At least he did realise even if he didnt manage to complete it all.
Forum: General Chat 5 Jun 19, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
So the practical exam was in what the French call...

So the practical exam was in what the French call Science de Vie et Terre - so mainly biology and geology! There are 80 possible practicals - and you pick one of three out of a hat (three students...
Forum: General Chat 5 Jun 19, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
What a shame! I guess the grade bands will be...

What a shame! I guess the grade bands will be lower if it was really hard!
Forum: General Chat 5 Jun 19, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Yay :D And what a lovely teacher! Good luck for...

Yay :D And what a lovely teacher! Good luck for tomorrow!
Forum: General Chat 5 Jun 19, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
MM - that is a relief and a boost in confidence! ...

MM - that is a relief and a boost in confidence!

DT - maths is always so hit and miss!
Forum: General Chat 5 Jun 19, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Hope the exams go well today!

Hope the exams go well today!
Forum: Disneyland California and West Coast Trip Planning 4 Jun 19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile I have flown AC quite a few times. They...

I have flown AC quite a few times.

They planes were 787s, the crew were pleasant, the food was average. However, the big selling point was their customer service. On arriving in Brussels having...
Forum: General Trip Planning 4 Jun 19, 05:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,055
Posted By Melbatb
We stayed at home2suites in Long Island City. Two...

We stayed at home2suites in Long Island City. Two stops on the subway to Central Park plus two beds!
Forum: General Chat 4 Jun 19, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile Hugs to you both. Not much longer!

Hugs to you both. Not much longer!
Forum: General Chat 4 Jun 19, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2,935
Views: 141,499
Posted By Melbatb
Mobile MM - how frustrating! Hopefully it will all even...

MM - how frustrating! Hopefully it will all even out with the other paper!

Roxie - happy that your DDs went well - ants and all!

O had his biology practical which involved cooking rice and...
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