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G(oats) for Breakfast?

‘Capra’ means ‘goat’ in Italian. So what are ‘capre nane’ – nanny goats? No, ‘nano’ means ‘dwarf’ so we’re talking about ‘dwarf goats’ – (AKA pygmy goats). 171 more words

Bagni Di Lucca

Weekly Report: w/c 23/11/15

This week did not get off to the best of starts, with Tom waking up in a foul mood on Monday morning. We had errands to run first thing, though fortunately he was fairly happy to sit in the buggy whilst I picked up groceries. 349 more words

East London

Trekking For Fleet Pond

Mandy Saxby has recently returned from Cambodia, after successfully making her trek to raise funds for Fleet Pond Society. Here are some interesting photos from the trip. 27 more words


Calming down

The other day I walked through a sea of  yellow and thanked myself once more for having the good sense to live in an apartment across the park, within walking distance from work. 43 more words


Hydon Heath circular

The leader guaranteed plenty of mud on this morning’s five mile walk. He wore Wellington boots as did one other person put off by the description. 150 more words


Rapurapu Kauri Track

The Rapurapu Kauri Track in the Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park is accessible directly from SH29 the Waikato side of the Kaimai Range. The track leads to 3 large Kauri trees near the southern limit of their natural occurrence. 481 more words