I made rookie mistake while shopping - sigh. At least it wasn't a huge amount of money. But it was quite the two day adventure!
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People have been asking for photos of the flying foxes, or giant fruit bats, here in the Seychelles. I tried. I really did. But bats aren't easy to photograph. So I have some of my photos, and some photos from online by people with better ca... Read more
We're living with a celebrity! Thomas the giant tortoise is 199 years old, and seems to be well known on the island. And he lives right here!
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Somehow, when travelling, even a simple thing turns into an adventure. And brings new friends into one's life.
We went out for lunch. Came back. (On local buses.) And a shopkeeper found us a ride up the very steep hill. It was just a l... Read more
More beaches, some geology, some history - we're making our way around, learning more about this unique set of islands. Plus the impact we travellers make on the environment as we go, and ways we can minimize that.
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It took us two and a half days to get here, but the island is so gorgeous it is totally worth the long trip! Loving the warm weather, beautiful beaches, and the delicious Indian Ocean waters!
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We're on the road again after four months in Washington state. Our medical procedures are all finished - I have a brand-new bionic knee (well, metal anyway), and DH has new and improved vision.
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It's been a quiet summer, but I finally wrote the blog. Mostly about my brother's wedding, which of course was the social event of August. We're almost ready to book our trip elsewhere for the year - but here's the catch up blog:
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My youngest brother married a woman he met in first grade. Really, they knew each other all through school, but never once dated. Bumped into each other in their 40s, and it blossomed into love.
And I got to be the officiant.
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August 3 is my birthday, so I'm having a big virtual party! Please join in!
We're on the most beautiful beach you've seen, with white sand and aqua water. Lots of room for swimming, playing on the beach, and of course places to sit and ea... Read more
My Spark friend Watermellen has been writing a series of blogs about intentional happiness - what makes us happy, how do we stay happy, how can we be happy given everything that goes on in life, and how does our happiness impact our health, fitn... Read more
Some people know that I spent June getting a new knee. Here's the overview blog - and yes, there are vaguely abstract photos at the end, but nothing gross - just photos of the x-ray of the knee replacement in place. But you can skip them too, ... Read more
We had a great time in New York City - I even met up with several Spark friends! Had a fabulous time, got in lots of walking, and found new things to see in this ever changing city!
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DH saw a tiny baby chickadee resting on the edge of a flowerpot outside the back door this evening. It was getting dark, this bird was so little and seemed so alone. We kept an eye on him/her, because there didn't seem to be any parent birds n... Read more
Okay, off Broadway. But still, just a few blocks over on 42nd street.
I was IN an off-Broadway hit last night! Really, I was one of the characters and had to act and everything! Fortunately, I had experience with my role.
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