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Mind the window

when the window calls to my eyes I can’t help but go
go to the far end of the sky
go into the mountains and into the wild… 63 more words

Ben, Natalie, Lottie and Dougie - 19 February 2017

On Sunday 19 February I met with the Bond family for a lovely crisp walk in the sunshine and a play in the park. Dougie brought along his favourite toy Bun Bun who is as much a part of the family as anyone and Lottie was quite the little poser for me. 44 more words


My Wild Child

Nowadays, it’s easy for parents to give in to iPads, phones, or any other source of technology to distract or placate the little ones. This is what may be ‘screen time.’ I am guilty of resorting to this too, however, I like to have it as the last ‘educational-show/game’ option, if  I need to quickly prepare food,  calm him in public (or in the hospital, like last week). 311 more words

Samson Bear

Congo (1995)

US Title:







Frank Marshall

What’s It About?
A group of researchers journey deep into the jungles of the Congo to investigate the disappearance of a previous expedition. 114 more words


Sunol Regional Wilderness hike

When: March 23rd 2017. Where: Sunol Regional Wilderness

I got my new Gossamer Gear Mariposa in the mail yesterday and what better way to try it out then load it up with 20lbs and head out for a hike in the rolling Sunol hills! 556 more words


Very hungry

Have you ever gone grocery shopping hungry? Do you then come home and, as you begin to put your purchases away wonder how on earth you came home with all those extra items? 384 more words


It's in the Transitions...

Mark 1.

As John pulled Jesus up out of the water at His baptism, the Spirit of God came down on Him and a voice—the voice of God!!—said, “You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased” (Mark 1:11). 1,185 more words

Carole Sparks