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Blended Learning Essentials: Getting Started

Week One

I have enrolled to complete a MOOC course Blended Learning Essentials offered on FutureLearn which started this week. I have enjoyed the course so far although it is only a week one and the materials within the course are so useful and all the videos are presented so well, so easy to follow. 646 more words

Upper Peninsula - Tahquamenon Falls

They say that Tahquamenon Falls is one of the most beautiful, most satisfying stops on the entire North Country Trail.

Sounds like a great place to start! 309 more words


Weak passwords make easy targets

It only takes a few minutes browsing through popular “paste” sites like Pastebin and Pastie to realize that a lot of personal information 103 more words

A Miner Addition

No visit to the Upper Peninsula is complete without eating a pastie (pronounced “pass-tee”), a small meat pie that was first introduced by miners back in the day. 371 more words


The view from the bathroom….and more

Last night, I sat near a window watching the full moon rise over black pine trees. As I sat there, sipping a glass of wine, the flames from the furnace created a wild pattern of light on the ceiling while the moon slowly began showing her face. 671 more words

Scotch Haggis Egg & Spring Onion and Haggis, Kale & Spring Onion Roll.

Serves: 2 people            Time: 2 hours

Trying haggis out is not everyone’s cup of tea nor sounds appetising *nauseous facial expressions triggers to mind*. First acquaintances taste testing the sheep’s pluck, reminded me of eating pure sausage meat combined with a savoury nutty texture,  spiked with a pungent spiciness. 550 more words


Who ate all the pies, who ate all the pies …

Whilst I do love a good pork pie or in fact pretty much any pastry based product, I have recently started to try and perfect the tricky art of thin, crumbly pastry with an array of different creations. 226 more words

Food, Glorious Food