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On the Road

My husband had some training in Chicago last Thursday and Friday, so I tagged along. It was a good excuse to stop and see some family and friends in Indiana and Illinois. 573 more words


Violet Hill & The Twins

That’s right, its a hike every weekend now that the weather is perfect ! :)

This hike was on my To-hike list and it was simply at the bottom of the list cos I was dreading this peak as I’ve heard its pretty hard, but turns out it wasn’t so bad after all! 195 more words


Seed Savers Event at Black Barn Farm in Stanley

By Roz Phillipson

Two months on from the promise of apocalyptic weekend weather in December when the farm visit was postponed, the day arrived for a re-try. 602 more words

Event Reports

We've Gone Nuts - Tasmania's 101km adventure run

Date: 3 March 2018
Distance: 101km
Time: 20:56.25

When a 100km event allows 28 hours (the norm being 20 hours), heed the warning sign. For some reason, I thought this event was flattish and not too technical. 5,914 more words

Running Events

Stanley, the Falkland Islands

Another sea day allowed us to attend two more informative lectures. Julio Delgado’s “Destination Presentation: Port Stanley” highlighted the sites on this stop. Angela Kelly provided another very informative “Enrichment Lecture: Shackleton’s Polar Perils.” Shackleton was a great leader who cared deeply about the men under his command. 420 more words


Matilda Hoare (1889-1921)

Once from a big, big building,
When I was small, small,
The queer folk in the windows
Would smile at me and call.
And in the hard wee gardens…

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