Thursdays in New York with LIZ
This is a fascinating little pin (c.1930′s ?) made from an early plastic. Who made this and why I haven’t a clue. Its shape reminds me of a school achievement medal and maybe it was a creative alternative to the dunce cap. 210 more words
3 weeks, 3 days
La Dolce Vita
Black Flower Creative
I have another zentangle design to share today.
I normally use an outline shape of an animal or bird as a starting point, so doing a mandala shape was quite different. 53 more words
Dottie about Clipper
Our skipper came across as quite a proper soul, so when she started talking about having social sex on board in the middle of one of our briefing meetings I was amazed. 269 more words
4 weeks, 1 day
When I woke up this morning, the 9th November, I realised it is a month since I sailed into Rio.
It’s the first time in a month I have felt sad. 230 more words
Stripes and Snapshots
The day after I finished my half marathon I flew to Cyprus for two weeks. Talk about timing! At the airport Mum and I had the obligitory wonder around Duty Free. 102 more words
Having been told there was a good chance we would encounter whales while crossing the Atlantic I thought I should be prepared.
I knew very little about whales. 139 more words