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How to travel the world for free


Great title, isn’t it? I have read it a thousand times in as many travel blogs as possible. But the truth is: only you family’s love comes for free. 1,561 more words


To fruit pick or not to fruit pick?

It’s probably the question that every single working-holiday-visa-in-Australia-backpacker asks themselves. To fruit pick or not to fruit pick? To be eligible for a second year of a working holiday in Australia, the humble backpacker has to complete either three months or 88 days of “regional work” which mostly means fruit picking. 970 more words


Review: A superb bit of strawberry picking...

I have a vague memory of fruit picking as a kid, strolling along picking blackberries in the sunshine. I think most lucky kids have a similar memory and I hope my two will look back with the same feelings of fuzzy happiness. 746 more words

Growin' a Good Time

For some people, retirement is a time to relax. When I imagine my own retirement—which probably happens more often than is normal for a 21-year-old college student—I see myself taking a class at a local community college and maybe investing in a rocking chair. 1,079 more words

University Of New Hampshire

Strawberry fields forever.

A few weeks ago, we spent a Sunday morning picking strawberries at a local farm {actually, it was on Father’s Day, while Dan and his dad were out golfing}. 271 more words


Waiting for the raspberries to ripen

Wild fruit foraging is one of my favourite Summer tasks and in our area there’s a forager’s feast with lots of delicious berries to find. The raspberries are usually the first to ripen and one or two berries are just beginning to show their rosy tones. 69 more words

Food And Cooking