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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Day Trippin’

In the last post I closed by saying how I was looking forward to meeting up with two fellow Flickr-ites who were taking the ferry across and we were going to do a photography field trip. It was great meeting these ladies for the first time and we fit in from the moment we met […]

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Bubbly

‘bubbles’ (bokeh is really what it is) in my garden … It’s been somewhat busy in the past week. Drove my neighbour and joined him in a local Probus meeting. The guest speaker was a woman who traveled to Machu Picchu and she lost 100 lbs to be able to walk the Inca Trail to […]

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Currently

digging (as in liking): this amazing place where we now live drinking: earlier had a small shot of Sambuca eating: at this moment nothing but made chicken curry and roti for dinner; then nibbled some blueberries I had picked in our yard earlier today listening: to the heavy breathing of the dogs who just came in from their evening […]

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Not Any Ordinary Muffin, that’s for sure

Looks like an ordinary homemade muffin doesn’t it? It’s not. Would you believe these are Bacon, Leek, & (white) Cheddar muffins? Oh yes, and this is the second time within a week that I’ve made them. They are so darn delicious and perfect for a quick breakfast or to have with a more robust breakfast. […]

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Random Photos plus Recommendations

recommend |rek a mend|verb [ trans. ] 1 put forward (someone or something) with approval as being suitable for a particular purpose or role : George had recommended some local architects | a book I recommended to a friend of mine.• advise or suggest (something) as a course of action : some doctors recommend putting a board under the mattress | [with clause ] the reportrecommended that criminal charges be brought.• [ trans. ] advise (someone) to do something : you are strongly recommended […]

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Currently …

Hey, what’s going on? Two posts in one week?  the August 1, 2013 version:   {I ‘lifted’ this great idea from Tournesol — she has a knack for writing interesting blog posts} digging (as in liking): that I can pick blueberries in my backyard drinking: home brewed iced tea (brewed with orange peels) eating: at this […]

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