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A miracle is not enough

“You know how water goes bad?” a Japanese friend asked me over coffee at Starbucks once.

“Excuse me?” I said.

She explained that she was talking about how a glass of water left out on the counter becomes undrinkable. 344 more words


Oh My Lourdes

Better late than never right 😬….? We have a lot of catching up to do…

Lourdes is the second most popular tourism site in France after Paris. 321 more words


 Over the next few weeks a number of friends of mine will be travelling to Lourdes here are a few thoughts on what the place and the people mean to me 34 years on from my 1st pilgrimage as a 14 year old in 1981. 744 more words


BE STILL. (Back in Lourdes, France)

The first time was in 2002. There was a long queue for the baths but this lady volunteer who looked like a novice nun picked me out of the long line as I stood there shaking uncontrollably in tears. 361 more words

Musings And Ramblings

Going Loopy! Pink Loopy Yarn Scarf and Hat

Yarn lovers—we’ve all been there…. You have a massive inventory of yarn, and you’ve sworn up and down that you won’t add to the stash until you use it up. 164 more words


You don't have to hand over your life savings...

You’ve been made redundant, can’t find a replacement job because the young ambitious students straight out of University are much better suited to wait tables than you. 560 more words


One fine Sunday in Paradizoo.

TAGAYTAY is one of the most accessible places-to-go for those who want to spend a time off from the metro. It’s a 2-3 hour drive from Manila and commuting is also easy. 610 more words