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A little discomfort, creative rewards

Vacation. Holiday. Mini break. Whatever you call it, a few days away from home is marvellous for refreshing my perspective and creative drive. I have just spent a few days in the very hot and tropical town of Cairns in Queensland, Australia. 689 more words

100 Mandalas

On being a wimpy traveller.

There’s no better way to say this, but, I’m a wimp. You’ll see lots of travel blogs with people who cheerfully leap out of planes, climb mountains, paraglide, abseil and cliff dive their way into oblivion. 551 more words


Court Square Fountain

According to visitmontgomery.com, this beautiful fountain is topped by a statue of Hebe, Goddess of Youth and Cupbearer to the Gods and was built in 1885 over an existing artesian basin.


The Liberator and the Ombú

It is a tree from the pampas of Argentina, which, although I have been to that country twice, I have not yet seen at ground level. 474 more words


Day 9 Oahu + San Diego

April 10 2013

Squeee! Today is my birthday. Our Hawaii trip has come to an end on Oahu and Mahi, however the fun isn’t over yet.   171 more words


The Art of the Blackout and the Work/Life Balance

Sixty miles an hour or less for 2,201 miles in a fifty year-old truck. Made it from Georgia to California in four days. Not bad considering… 1,162 more words


The Great Vacation Caper

My family just got home from our annual vacation a couple of days ago. We spent 5 nights and 6 days in the beautiful hills of southern Indiana, … 643 more words