Anna’s Notebook – Anna Tildesley


Return of the Marbelli – Getting fit and a new purchase

It’s Summertime and things are looking up! Chris actually bought me some beautiful white roses for Mother’s Day, the girls very thoughtfully spent their money on some gorgeous clothes and shoes from Zara and the clocks going forward mean we get rid of those dark winter nights.

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The return of the Marbelli (Year 2/Week 11)

Brighton!! Do you ever get that excited tingling feeling when you’re about to go on holiday or open the birthday present you have been longing for? Well that’s the feeling I got when I arrived in Brighton.

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The return of the Marbelli ( Year 2/Week 10)

Looking back on Christmas and New year, it didn’t go quite as planned! Having spent months planning Christmas, even writing a handwritten list (unusual but true!) everything appeared to be so organised:

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week 7)

Welcome back to my blog after a very long summer break! I have so much to tell you all that I’m almost bursting at the seams; including- another trip to the animal rescue centre in Castellar, a hypnotic experience in Sotogrande and living with a grumpy husband!

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week 6)

This week has been busy, busy, busy. My birthday celebrations kicked off a hectic week and Chris managed to escape the separation papers when he presented me with a pair of diamond earrings. Oh I do love that man – once a year!

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week5)

Auntie Teresa! Fancy another woman prime minister – well at least she will keep No 10 clean and tidy! Seriously though, you can always rely on Wikipedia to produce some important and interesting facts about the person who is leading the country – her height is 1.72m – well I can now go to bed rest assured that she is above 1.70m and we will be safe in her hands!

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week4)

‘Brexit’ or as Chris likes to call it ‘we’re doomed’ has now become a dirty word within our household and any discussion has to be held outside on the terrace with a stiff vodka and tonic! Only current updates are allowed but luckily he is working till really late so we don’t have time to discuss the ins and outs of UK politics or Formula 1.

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week3)

When life gets a little monotonous down here in Marbella, there’s nothing like a good old fashioned British referendum to liven things up! You could have knocked me over with a feather when the final results came in.

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The return of the Marbelli (Year2/Week1)

I’m so excited to be back – I was desperately running out of excuses why I couldn’t sit and chat for hours with Chris debating the new rules in Formula 1 or the painstaking politics of Brexit!

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