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A Summer Tradition: Olallieberry Picking

I love traditions.  I have always loved my traditions.  I was the tradition keeper of my family at Christmastime when I was a teenager.  I knew in detail exactly what should be done each minute of Christmas morning.   302 more words

Nature Study

Picking My Own

My friends from round the corner found out that I’d never been fruit picking, so on Saturday we all trooped off to the nearby Pick Your Own farm… 48 more words

My Life Musings

Avocados 101

It’s pretty safe to say that if I could only have one food to sustain me I’d pick Avocados!  Avocados are filled with life altering nutrition goodness (list of benefits below) but of all the fruits seems the most illusive to hopeful shoppers.   1,053 more words

summer family visit

Four months was too long between our family visits!! The last time we were all together in one place was back on the family Disney Cruise vacation in March. 270 more words


Majestic mountains, amazing hosts and a magical and memorable wedding - Innsbruck, Austria Part 3 -Road trip

Onwards to the 3rd part of this 3 week road trip after camping in France and five days in the Swiss Alps. We will be going to the first new country for us on this trip. 785 more words

Family Travel

picking elderflower and causing explosions

Over the past couple of years I’ve gotten really excited about foraging, but by the time I remember how exciting it all is and get out and do some the fruit season is pretty much over. 232 more words

Living Well

Happiness is...long grass and bike rides

Sunny, summer days have been scant up here in the north west of England lately. There has been plenty of rain to water the plants and high winds to blow the leaves from trees but hardly any sunshine. 434 more words