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The Land of the Long White Cloud

In March of this year, I crossed off my first international adventure list items!  I think going to New Zealand for my first overseas trip set the bar pretty high. 643 more words

Bucket List

#4 - Donate Blood

I’ve been battling with what to write for this post. Giving blood is something that I have wanted to do for a very long time but never got around to for whatever reason, and my  537 more words

The List

Adventures in the Rainy Wilderness

I recently visited Raleigh, NC for the weekend and took the opportunity to catch up with two wonderful ladies — Rachel and Jen! Those two couldn’t have been better company! 306 more words

Ride ‘em Cowboy!

This past weekend I went horseback riding for the first time ever. It was a very fun yet informative experience. I didn’t know that so much went into caring for and grooming the horse before you even had the chance to hop aboard for a nice walk around the riding ring. 821 more words

30 Before 30

Dulce de Leche Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Guys, I gotta get going on my 30 before 30 list! My 20s are creeping away and this list isn’t getting any shorter. Yikes! But I must admit that it makes me feel pretty good when people who don’t know me at my university think I’m a student even though I’m a faculty librarian, and that one of my coworkers thought I was about 25 until I told her I was 29. 1,275 more words


#6 - City2Surf

The City2Surf is an annual 14km fun run held in Sydney. The course takes you from the concrete jungle of the CBD, through the harbourside suburbs of Double Bay, Rose Bay, Vaucluse and Watsons Bay and all the way to the sand at iconic Bondi Beach. 102 more words

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Veggie Week -- Day 7

Ms G’s coming home today! Hooray! My girl loves olives, so for my final veggie dish I made some olive swirls. Plenty of leftovers from Friday and Saturday for lunch and dinner! 23 more words