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
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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
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
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
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