Who’s who?

A quick reference list in case you (or we) forget who somebody is!

Liesel and Mick – owners of the blog, narrators and main characters

    • Aaron – Liesel’s brother (Anch)
    • Adam – Helen’s partner (Manly)
    • Alan – Liam’s Dad
    • Amrit – friend (Anch)
    • Andrew – Pauline’s partner (Chch)
    • Annabel – Andrea’s first daughter
    • Andrea – Liam’s sister
    • Asa – Aaron and Jodi’s first son (Anch)
    • Emily – Andrea’s younger daughter
    • Esther – school friend of Jenny’s, now a musician
    • Felix – Holly’s eldest (WA)
    • Gideon – Aaron and Jodi’s younger son (Anch)
    • Gita – Jyoti’s daughter (OR)
    • Glenn – Holly’s partner (WA)
    • Greg – Monica’s husband (AK)
    • Helen – Mick and Sarah’s younger daughter (Manly)
    • Helen and Steve – friends (Chessington and West Byfleet)
    • Holly – friend (WA)
    • Jaxon – Holly’s third (WA)
    • Jenny – Mick and Sarah’s first daughter
    • Jodi – Aaron’s wife (Anch)
    • Josh – Gita’s partner (OR)
    • Jyoti – friend and travel buddy (Anch)
    • Kayla – Suvan’s wife (Anch)
    • Kira – Holly’s second oldest (WA)
    • Klaus – Liesel’s Dad (Anch)
    • Leslie – Liesel’s Mom (Anch)
    • Liam – Jenny’s partner
    • Malin – Holly’s youngest (WA)
    • Martha – Jenny and Liam’s daughter
    • Monica – friend and travel buddy (Anch)
    • Neha – Monica and Greg’s daughter (Anch)
    • Pat – Holly’s Mom (WA)
    • Pauline – Mick’s sister (Chch)
    • Peter and Janet – friends (Chess)
    • Phil – Una’s husband (Anch)
    • Rob – Pauline’s son (Chch and Canada)
    • Rosie – friend (Byfleet)
    • Sarah – Mick’s first wife, died 2001
    • Suvan – Jyoti’s son (Anch)
    • Una – Liam’s Mum
    • Una – friend, judge (Anch)
    • William – Jenny and Liam’s son

Let us know if you want to be included or you’ve spotted an omission.


    • AK = Alaska
    • Anch = Anchorage
    • Chch = Christchurch
    • Chess = Chessington
    • WA = Washington state