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Två veckor på Rodrigues

Vi stannade två veckor på denna verkligt mysiga ö. Vi har funnit att det tar minst ett par veckor för att finna de pärlor som man troligtvis missar om man bara stannar ett par dagar. 465 more words

Sailing Notes

Gorillas and My Usual Animals

November 27, 2017

When I went to the zoo on Sunday (11/26), I went straight to the gorillas as it was 3:00 p.m. I wasn’t on the clock, but I’m always a volunteer and talked with the guests about the gorillas. 930 more words


Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Monday’s are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. 18 more words


What To Do With A Leaky 55 Gallon Fish Tank?

We had an accident last week…

I have had my 55 gallon fish tank full of fresh water fish for about 15 years and last week while we were doing daycare and also in the middle of negotiating our RV loan and packing for our first trip, we discovered a big puddle of water in the living room. 449 more words


Gators in Colorado?!??!!!

Pickles has an afternoon adventure at the Colorado Gators Reptile Park!

Pickles checks out some gators… 51 more words


Tiny Tort, Big Park

Horsfield tortoises walk for miles a day in the wild, so I try to let Nugget roam whenever I’m able to. I live in an apartment building and Nugget has a decent-sized enclosure, but I like to give him a good “run” at the park whenever the temperature is warm enough for him. 162 more words

Horsfield Tortoise

Day 1: GIANT Tortaises

Accommodation: Mansion del Angel; Samba

Our first day on the islands came after our early morning flight from Quito through Guayaquil and finally onto the small island of Baltra. 278 more words