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The Olympic Cinema + Dining Room

One thing that makes me feel incredibly fortunate in life is where I grew up and luckily still live. Barnes, in South West London, surrounded by river on three sides, is where I have resided since the age of three (minus the three years I spent in Leeds).  431 more words

Maui Family Portraits with the Barnes Family! by Maui Photographers Karma Hill Photography

I had a blast with the Barnes Family! I wish I had more than thirty minutes with them, they were so photogenic! Mom is a photographer and does BEAUTIFUL work in Camas WA, go check her work out here: … 28 more words

Starting Strength & Riverside Run

Another week has flown by but that hasn’t stopped me having another relaxing week of running.  I’m enjoying taking it easier for a while and it proves it doesn’t have to be all about the pace. 718 more words


Bears in the wild

At the London Wetland Centre once, I stood at a low fence with some other types like me, free on a midweek afternoon to seek out wading birds in the suburbs, and watched as two furious ducks tore into a rather lazy otter.   847 more words

Not About Food

Barnes and Noble doesn't want me as a customer

So, I had a subscription to the electronic version of Food Network Magazine through Barnes and Noble’s NOOK. I decided that made more sense than a physical copy because my NOOK HD+ could easily sit on the counter in a stand and be used as a recipe card (sort of). 400 more words


10 Small Art Museums with Giant Collections

I love giant art museums — the Louvre, Met, Getty, Vatican, British Museum; you can wander through their halls for days and still not see everything on display. 971 more words



Today I would like to share with you art by Ernest Eugene Barnes Jr (1938-2009), an Afro-american painter and football player formally known for ‘Sugar Shack’s’ appearance on the cover of Marvin Gaye’s album ‘I want You (1976)’, his works for the 1984 Los Angels Olympic Games and his unique style of portraying motion and vibration. 82 more words

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