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Wild camping in the South Downs

I was in need of an adventure: keen for the possibilities and freedoms of a new place, looking for celebrations to mark this time after finishing university and make it special, and excited to get a chance to explore the South of England before I leave. 2,336 more words


Wedding Dresses 1888 - 1930

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There’s no doubt that wedding dress styles, though steeped in tradition (and much of this due to precedent set by Queen Victoria), change according to the prevailing modes of the time. 995 more words


Life of the Party

Life of the Party (2018)

Directed by: Ben Falcone
Starring: Debby RyanMelissa McCarthyGillian JacobsLuke Benward

IMDB Synopsis

After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree.

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The Movies

Cold November (2017)

So…guns, huh? I came to review Karl Jacob’s Cold November a few days after the mass shooting in Santa Fe, and viewing the trailer my kneejerk reaction was: “Oh great. 1,173 more words


Empty Nest

I wrote this a few weeks before my 18 year old daughter headed off to the Far East. She’s back safe and sound now and ready for her next adventures but this is how I was feeling about her rite of passage from child to adult: 112 more words

“What’s you got in there?” An unusual backpack

One might think that it is its look that makes this backpack unusual. And I suppose it is true; the shredded, almost hair-like fibres decorating the backpack makes it look like less of a container for your things, and more like the back of some sort of strangely groomed animal. 312 more words


Prompt 79-Tradition

What special traditions or holiday celebrations does your family observe?

There comes a time in every child’s life where they will gain the keys to their destiny. 2,078 more words