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Playscape Build Pt 1

The playscape is a build that I am doing to enjoy our backyard to the fullest. The skills required to build it though is something I can use in a survival situation when a shelter is not available. 31 more words


Cut the Rope, She Yelled...

I stood there, against the cliff face, holding on to dear life and limb. She was underneath me, somewhere out of sight, the rope that held us both alive, was breaking one strand at a time. 850 more words


First Trip is planned!

“You will never be completely at home again, because part of your heart always will be elsewhere. That is the price you pay for the richness of loving and knowing people in more than one place.” — Miriam Adeney… 229 more words


Safty Third

I guess I just got to a place where I was so discontent with my life that I was willing to do anything to change it. 341 more words


Battling Through A Fear Of Heights, With Help From A Champion Climber

My foot slipped and my heart dropped to my stomach. I froze, clinging to the side of the wall, my fingers aching. I looked up, … 1,121 more words


The confession

Last month, we had to go to a friend’s home for a house warming party.  My son was going down to play with his friends and I told him that he had to be back by 6 pm, so that he would have enough time to wash-up and get ready!   446 more words

Everyday Moments

The climbing expedition

When I asked my friend if I could join their expedition to the Himalayas I was full of self confident. Walking in the mountains, sleeping in a tent with no running water or electricity, in the altitude for over four weeks? 369 more words