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Exploring the Yukon via paddleboat

Our first full day of the land tour in Fairbanks, Alaska was via the paddle boat, Discovery. About a two hour trip up and down and around the Chena River provided shoreline views of life, the way it is now, and the way it was in the early years of the gold rush exploration in the Yukon territories. 292 more words

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That Time I Won A Book By Being Embarrassing On The Internet

Every now and again the internet provides us with a chance to win some free stuff. And who doesn’t love free stuff, especially when said free stuff happens to be a book? 627 more words

Book Reviews

Turning Two

Today I was greeted by a spitting sound over the monitor when Henry awoke from his nap.  He was in such a pleasant mood, not whining or calling for me, just entertaining himself with a buzzing noise.   705 more words

Motherhood

Book Blogger Blind Date Presents: UK v US Slangdown.

So in my craziness I decided to join in with No Thrill’s Jill’s (RantandRaveaboutBooks) Book Blogger Blind Date though when I agreed none of the craziness had began and it was merely called An Interview with a Book Blogger but things change, challenges get layed down, accepted, poems about Rabbit’s and Butterfly’s are written and owned and a standard normal ‘vanilla’ interview seems far off! 3,384 more words

Blogging

Why cutting calories ruins your metabolism

As you may know, I’ve been struggling with my weight and my relationship with food for years. In the last two, however, I really challenged myself to make a change and get healthy. 1,051 more words

Fitness

let me introduce myself...

Hi, I’m Jess! Welcome to the ‘Does Running Late Count As Cardio?’ community!

I decided to start up this blog because of some upsetting trends I’ve been seeing in the health + fitness world. 369 more words

Fitness

Motivation Monday: Hanging On

“Hope is the basis of all action and renewal. Without hope, then inaction and failure follow. The human soul needs hope to function personally, in business and in life”. 22 more words

My Musings