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O.C. Teen With Cerebral Palsy Gets Out Of Wheelchair To Walk For 1st Time In Life

LAS FLORES (CBSLA.com)  —  He’s spent most of his life in a wheelchair.

Octavio Nieto, a 17-year-old senior in Orange County, walked about two weeks ago — the very first time in his life — to the cheers of his friends and classmates. 368 more words


Snowflakes landing...

Howdy, winter walkers!


A couple of us had a great neighbourhood walk last Sunday. We saw store windows with festive treats, church crèches (and a private nativity scene, too: lovely family treasure), a busy construction site (early Sunday morning? 298 more words

West End YMCA

Exploring New Orleans

The final event in my month-long birthday celebration was a trip to New Orleans. It’s been on my list for years but I had never been there before. 440 more words


Healthy Christmas A-Z

Here I am on H and this one is for Holly.

Holly has long been associated with Christmas in the UK and further afield.  Doing a bit of internet research quickly shows that Holly along with other festive greenery such as Ivy, Mistletoe and Laurel were used prior Christianity in the British Isles as pagan symbols of celebrating new growth, to ward off evil and to celebrate the winter solstice. 1,459 more words


Whats up dog?


Dog walking. I know what you are thinking dog walking..how boring. How much can be said about dog walking?

Having two dogs myself a Staffy x and a Kelpie they are always keeping me on my toes. 448 more words


Sunset Walk

Some photos from a sunset walk to Forest Lakes. Will put some more photographs up soon. I found some wonderful bird life out there.