Tag Archives: touring

Goodbye, Atlantic City

Today’s Gallery Theme: Training the Shoulders Sometimes it seems that there is little point in making complex plans. We were off to join a touring circus for the fourth time this summer vacation. The last three tours with them have … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hot, Humid and Soooooo Sweaty

As a Brit, born to wind, rain and only an occasional flicker of sun, I really am not enjoying Louisiana. Hot, sticky – and our raison d’etre for being here (note deference to  use of Creole here – sort of French) … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Countdown: Reaching for the Moon

Zero minus four… …and then we’re off – about 400 miles west of here, in our very own specialist conveyance (converted old city transit bus!), to commence the first phase of our renewed stint in the touring circus. The kids … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Difficult Decision

Dave and I have just taken the difficult decision to turn down a circus tour. Pete and Ivo were definitely out of it anyway – managing the coaching at the gymnastics centre is now a full-time occupation. And Dave and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

7 Days to Go…

Yep.. another heading with a double meaning!! (Scroll down for the second one!) In seven days the tour will be over (hooray) and we can get on with our lives. Seven more days of living out of a kitbag on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

On the Road with the Acro Again…

Sorry: posts recently have been a bit erratic. Been on the road again… Hmmm. Yes, with Leo and Jaymee out of school, we put together a little tour with them plus eight adult acrobats – even Ivo and Dave’s brother Pete came ‘out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment