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Why not?

“This is either going to be an amazing night or an embarrassing failure”, was my first thought when my friend suggested we try to search for the secret pub she’d heard about through the grapevine.   451 more words


Our First Spring Easter

Easter has become a bit of a non-event in our little family.  For the last few years, we’ve been away, usually in Bali.  It hasn’t always been that way, at least not in the family I grew up in.  1,211 more words


Peak District Climbing Weekend

We recently spent a weekend in the Peak District, based at a bunkhouse just outside of Hathersage, dedicated to climbing, coffee and catching up.

It was a pseudo reunion for Johan and his Imperial University friends, who he doesn’t get to see as often as we would like. 120 more words


Joy In The Simple Things

What makes you happy?

Is it your career, your friends, family, the sun, a good night’s sleep even?

There’s a whole bunch of things that you can try and build around yourself to increase your happiness and often it comes with the expectation that it all has to be perfect. 487 more words


A German Shitpherd

The barangay in our Tanay farm celebrated its fiesta last Sunday. I was with my mom, daughter and my mom’s friends (co-volunteers in the foundation we’re in). 436 more words


Saturday at No Name Lake

Last Saturday we spent a family day at No Name Lake. Normally this lake has a great little beach for kids to play on and a nice gradual water depth, but this time there was no beach to be found. 219 more words


Coachella 2017: Weekend 1 Review

Kevin and I finally decided to go to Coachella this year because we aren’t getting any younger and we definitely don’t want to be those old people who think that they’re still young. 620 more words