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A Photo a Week Challenge: Texture

Texture makes our world interesting. Some things are smooth while others are bumpy or have sharp edges or prickly surfaces.

For this week’s challenge, I’ve found two pictures with very different textures. 300 more words


catching up.

The last month or so has been a little hectic and non-stop. March was all about flatball in different places and spaces.

Last time I mentioned I had one tournament in Phnom Penh. 479 more words

Lanterns, Seoul

Buddha’s Birthday will be celebrated at the beginning of May. In anticipation of this, temples around Seoul are decorated with lanterns. Spring not only brings sun, but also a burst of colour

Goodbye Ajo

As many of you know I have been hold up down here in Ajo, Az to escape winter, train, and finalize the last of the preparations for the big hike starting in just a few short days. 336 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Day 157 (04.16.14) Every day I'm shovelin'

  1. Get moving: Today I burned 2,794 calories.  I shoveled and then shoveled some more.  I went 2 miles on the elliptical, walked 2.18 miles, and hiked 1.6 miles.
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GEAR REVIEW: Warbonnet Traveler Hammock

All you need is two trees!

Hammock Camping is still a relatively new trend in the outdoor world though it has really began to make a name for itself in the past few years. 493 more words


Day 111 - Ghanji at the rat temple, Rajhastan

I was in the front seat yesterday and was blamed for Raj's lack of banter as I was still feeling ill and hardly spoke. Danielle was up in the front seat today to see if she could crack him. 974 more words