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Longwood Gardens Visit – Summer Spectacle

Over the weekend, Andrew and I took my mom on her first visit to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. Since Andrew and I had only visited in the winter, this was the first time any of us got to see the fountains and most of the gardens filled with flowers and foliage. 229 more words


Chasing a trick of the light on Saturday night

Saturday (July 22), at about 10:30 p.m., I was sitting on my bike at the intersection of Spruce Street and 15th Avenue, doing nothing more that enjoying the quiet stillness of a summer’s evening in the Fairview neighbourhood. 467 more words

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My brain is a gritty bike chain grinding in circles,

friction where there should be smooth pedaling,

well-oiled ease.

My face pinches into a squint, 119 more words


Catching Adachi-Hanabi Before Another Trip to Indonesia

Summer is time for fireworks!
And if you ever happened to see fireworks in Japan (called “hanabi”), I tell you that it’s THE BEST!
Hanabi season usually starts at July when summer vacation for students is ongoing, then continues in a row during August in which  363 more words

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Half way there! No. 250 - Le Bilboquet's La Corriveau

Half way there!

Yesterday I hit the half way mark in my attempt to drink 500 different beers in a single year.  That’s 250 different beers down in 203 days, which leaves 250 to go in 162 days – difficult but not impossible.  656 more words


What have we been up to???  Well fourth of July came and went:

Next I had a much looked forward to girlie campout – Forty Going North… 244 more words

WATCH: Stunning firework display on the River Mersey waves goodbye to two cruise ships

A mid-river firework display marked the departure of not one, but two cruise liners that visited Liverpool today.

The Celebrity Silhoutte and Azamara Journey left to a spectacular firework display at 10pm on Sunday night. 80 more words