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All the tools... none of the get up and go!

I’m not sure if it’s just me but i have realised today, i’m scared to take photo’s.

What made me feel like this …….. well today i was going to go out had everything ready, walked out the door and it started raining. 378 more words

Being A Better Me

A love / hate relationship.

Although the title might suggest so, this post is not about my relationship. Well, not my main relationship. It refers to the relationship I have with my new language; Dutch, Flemish, Nederlands, or whatever you want to call it (all the same language by the way, just regional differences in terms of dialect – this is a question I am asked a lot by non-Belgians). 756 more words

Sew Your Own Basics 2

I seem to have strained my wrists, so I’m taking a crochet break (boo) and continuing with some sewing (yay!).  Following on from my last sewing post, I’ve attempted some leggings. 435 more words


Lackadoo Doodlebug

Since my last post, the feedback I’ve received has been a phenomenal ego boost, and I want to say thank you for all the kind words and messages of encouragement. 1,016 more words

Getting Started Living In The Bush

Climbing through the monsoon

Earlier this month I switched from being a corporate dirtbaglawyer to an environmental dirtbag lawyer.

In the gap between jobs, dirtbagjens and I made it over to Thailand for a week of climbing on beautiful limestone. 102 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Books Inspired Me To...

Books are full of fantastic new worlds, amazing heroes, tantalizing villains, and dozens of different skills and traits to learn about. Books are basically an endless source of inspiration for new hobbies. 721 more words