Friday nightOctober 1, 2016 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 9 °C
Friday night check in! Nella and Lucy had a night on the town, Claire and Hana left me a cute note, and Annabelle said she had a great time at the homecoming game.
We have been totally immersed in Harry Potter's world, which has been even more fun for me just getting back from London. The only thing slowing us down a bit is the hot and humid weather, but Claire's been a trooper and our favorite afternoon activity is a water ride that gets us absolutely soaking wet.Read more
We started our day at a yoga class in a Lululemon store and it felt great to get stretched out. Then we tried to wrap our heads around all the treasures at the British Library - the Magna Carta, a Gospel of John from 250AD, Galileo's book about the moon, Mozart's composition book, the earliest copy of Beowulf, and lots more. For dinner, Kate, Trish and I had our first British meal and we enjoyed it all - bangers, mash, bubbles and squeak, chicken pie, sticky toffee pudding, but the best of all was the ginger pudding!Read more
This afternoon we strolled through the Victoria and Albert Museum. I loved the Chihuly blown glass. We tried on some medieval wear and saw one of Leonardo da Vinci's notebooks. We then stopped in at Harrods Department Store. We finished our day with an evensong service at St. Paul's Cathedral. Along the way we ran into Ed's old school and the building where they filmed the Gringotts scenes in Harry Potter.Read more