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The Huer's Hut

The Huer’s Hut is situated on the coast of Newquay. It is a grade 2 listed building. The hut is thought to date back to the 14th century and was used as a look-out by a Huer at the time of year when shoals of pilchards were expected in the bay. 259 more words


Vugga Cove

Vugga Cove is situated in the bay at the mouth of the Gannel Estuary in Newquay, Cornwall and is it just one site among many locally that reveal evidence of a bygone fishing industry. 184 more words


Open adoption can be interesting

Our annual open adoption Christmas party was on Sunday afternoon.

We picked up Reid’s birth mother, her husband, and her oldest daughter. Following logic, also his half sister. 192 more words


5 Ways to Boost Repeat Visits to Your Vacation Rental

Once you get guests into your vacation rental, DON’T miss the opportunity to wow them enough to come back again! Learn how here. View the full article: 5 Ways to Boost Repeat Visits to Your Vacation Rental on on The BiggerPockets Blog. 13 more words

A visit to Kimball High School

A visit to Kimball High School library reveals a library dedicated to helping student patrons, and thinking about the future of libraries! Library Media Specialist Lori Miller showed me around her library; and then we had a chance to sit down and chat with some other technology staffers to talk about libraries and the future. 735 more words


Planning a "Party"

Two of my oldest and dearest friends are coming to see me before christmas for as long as I can manage that day. I’m trying my hardest to curb the impulse to clean all the things and cook up a storm like I normally would. 151 more words



30 November 2016

After a disgracefully long gap, Claudine and I resumed our exploration of provincial art galleries yesterday.  In our defence, we’ve had an action-packed year.   709 more words