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Wanderings: Sequoia National Park

For our final visit to California (where the Mister is finishing up a graduate degree), we decided to travel in a couple days early so we could visit Sequoia National Park.  520 more words


The Week in Review - Ups and Downs

Monday 16th March: I started the week with an obnoxiously healthy grocery shop to put myself in the right frame of mind.

Tuesday 17th March… 107 more words



After yoga class today the teacher told us “Feel and enjoy the peace that we have created here.”

I realized that I have always thought of peace as a normal and natural state that gets disturbed one way or another: by other people, chaotic life, our thoughts, others’ thoughts and actions, traffic, anything.. 425 more words


Pacifica, her siren song

The west coast is calling my name.  Soon, California.  Soon.

Carmel-by-the-sea, California.  January 2015.


The devil's resting place

While we were in California last month, we made a couple of spooky drives through Pacheco Pass, a somewhat dangerous stretch of highway in the Diablo Range that is rumored to be haunted.  68 more words


Fur, Floods and Food.

The first week back at work is almost over and I’m still clinging onto Italy mode – yesterday I almost said ‘Ciao!’ to a customer who walked into the shop and had a full Italian meal with some wine. 774 more words