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Sunday, sunshine and cricket

Despite what the weather forecast had predicted for today, the sun came out and it was a lovely, sunny day here in Wellington.  My cold was a whole lot better, so we walked to town through the Botanic Gardens and Bolton Street Cemetery and on to another street fair, this time… 323 more words

Daily Life


For the last 5 weeks we have been in Melbourne, and finally we were able to unpack our things and slow things down a little. 459 more words

Chihuly was Awesome!!!!

This was one of the coolest outdoor installations of art I’ve ever seen, let alone experience. There was a fairly gnarly looking storm rolling in, which gave some great contrast with the colorful glass against the sky. 48 more words

Botanic Gardens

Ireland Meets Singapore

Sunday 15/3:

Let me start with a story:  When I was a sophomore in high school, we asked our Italian teacher why she was so excited for St. 390 more words

A Semester In SIN

Week 38 - Now for a bit of the Exotic - Singapore and Malaysia

‘Success is a journey, not a destination’

Currently, I’m in transit to our second destination in Malaysia – Kuala Lumpur, but this week started in… 365 more words

Round The World

Share Your World: Week 12

So it is time once again for Cee’s Weekly Share Your World Challenge.  I try not to look at what other people write first in case it influences me in some way.  392 more words


Canadian study finds wasps may be biggest benefactor from urban trend for bee hotels

Bee hotels may act as population sinks for native bees, creating an increase in parasites, predators and diseases, according to a study by Canadian biologists. 465 more words