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John Steinbeck and the Western Flyer

Prior to reading Captain Curran’s Western Flyer Story, it was an interesting centerpiece of literary history but nowhere on my mind.  After reading the story on Captain Curran’s website, I rushed out and bought my own copy of John Steinbeck’s book highlighting the Western Flyer, “The Log of the Sea of Cortez”.   396 more words

Happy Birthday to me. Well kind of!

Log entry for the 14th of August 2016

As you can tell I have not been doing anything other than Space Skilling Saturday for quite sometime now however this week, Thursday the 11th to be precise is the anniversary of my arrival on Calypso as a fresh faced colonist so I logged in for the traditional anniversary hunt. 179 more words

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#87 Siren Calypso - a tropical island compressed into a bottle with a generous amount of tang!

Review #87 – Siren Calypso 87/100

The Siren Calypso is a good example of how good beer doesn’t have to be expensive.  I picked this one up on my last beer run, it was one of the cheapest bottles at around £2.70 and one of the ones I enjoyed the most.   411 more words


I Woke Up Like This - Harry Belafonte - “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)”

I watched Beetlejuice last night, so I kind of knew this was going to happen.


National Aquarium...Jon style

Though I’ve mentioned the National Aquarium before, along with Hubby’s love of sea creatures, I realized I have never really, really posted here about the National Aquarium*. 685 more words

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Tasmanian Poptress Calypso Talks About Her Solo EP & Onstage Coolness

If you like electropop that is peppered with sass and disco, Calypso is the gal your playlist should be hitting up. The rising Tasmanian poptress recently debuted her first solo EP, which explores love in its most emotive, vulnerable form. 590 more words


Navy and Gold

I love navy and gold.  For a recent night out, I styled this dress as a tunic with legging jeans.  The AG Middi are a very comfortable legging with a mid-rise.  36 more words