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A Limpieza of a (Haunted??) Casa

Well, my prediction is that this Post might just be one of the more, if not the most, unusual stories included in this blog. Primarily because the very nature of it is mystifying and heebie jeebie, goosebump, hairs standing on the back of my neck, inducing. 2,918 more words

New York state of mind

Falling in love with New York is something that’s been the subject of many books, films, and articles. Thousands have found their heart at home in this city.   150 more words


The day we did go skiing

A couple of weekends ago we finally managed to get some time on the slopes! I finished my shift at work on Friday and returned a missed call from Adam. 748 more words

In New Zealand

The Trip to the Jungfraujoch

The Jungfraujoch’s elevation is approximately 3500 meters, or 11,480 feet above sea-level. It houses the highest railway station in Europe, as well as an observation platform, an ice-carvings cave walk, a glacier hiking trail and some pretty spectacular views. 550 more words


Parque Oncol

Every day on our way home we drive pass a sign pointing the way to Parque Oncol, a mere 28 kilometers from Valdivia, and even less from our house.  430 more words

Thoughts so far: I survived one week in Korea!

Here we go- I’ve successfully navigated one week in this exciting, vibrant, strange new country and I’m on my way to mastering a second. It’s hard to believe I’ll be here over a year- but the beauty of it is I have so much… 595 more words


Well, I’m here. I had planned to update sooner but it has been a strange and busy week!

I arrived in Siena four days after the second Palio of the year and the one that dates back the furthest. 273 more words