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Arran: An Isle of Astounding Beauty

This week I returned from a 5 day trip to the Isle of Arran, just off the west coast of Scotland. It was our first trip and I can definitely say we will be returning. 212 more words

Watching wild seals at Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

This was our first camping trip of 2017.  As we live in the very middle of England, the furthest possible point from the sea in every direction, there is a feeling of sheer joy at seeing sand and waves again. 103 more words

The Great Outdoors

Puffins and Seals Highlight Trip to Rathlin Island

I never knew that puffins and seals spend part of their lives breeding (or lounging) in Northern Ireland—but they do—on Rathlin Island.

Rathlin framed by an old kelp drying house. 594 more words

Northern Ireland

Day 2: Hello Kangaroo Island!

From Adelaide City we caught a ferry across to Kangaroo Island. We were able to get to the dock on a coach that took about an hour and a half, from there the ferry trip was about half an hour. 545 more words

Make Your Bed

Book #12: Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life …And Maybe the World, William McRaven (U.S. Navy Retired)

It is commencement season.  And on campuses nationwide, thousands of speeches are given to countless graduates seeking to impart pearls of wisdom for the new post-scholastic life to come.   60 more words


Making the best of Fathers day weekend

Like so many millennials, my parents are separated and I have an absentee parent. As a result, father’s day weekend isn’t a holiday I celebrate very often, however, this father’s day happened to fall on the same weekend as my mother’s birthday. 253 more words



YNNG member Seth Parrott was able to film common seals above water yesterday thanks to Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust Selaford Area Group.