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Skippool Creek And The River Wyre Estuary

So there we were, A and G and I, potentially immersed ankle deep in mud and water, slogging our way from one abandoned boat  to another.   191 more words

Waves and shine

A little water body, a few gentle waves and a setting sun- recipe for a beautiful evening

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Sawgrass Swamp Airboat Tour Adventure

Southern Florida is home to a one-of-a-kind national treasure of bio-diversity.  In the Florida Everglades, a vast expanse of tropical wetlands, you’ll find more than 350 species of birds, and thousands of plants, animals, fish and invertebrates that make up this living dynamic ecosystem. 267 more words


My part of town today

A frosty morning, then clouds but oh so little air movement across the Pauatahanui Inlet today.

Here are some of the views that greeted me as I went out and about this morning.


Four generations of my family have owned and run country hotels. The hospitality trade, filled with the comings and goings of people – the liveliness of the pub, where my father inherited the name Jokie, after all his storytelling to captivated listeners hugging their lagers, to all the mouths to feed in the dinning room – all of this is part of us. 1,547 more words