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Hawai'ian Holiday Part 1: The Mo'o Chronicles

Not many things will get me out of bed at 4:15 a.m., but a flight to Hawai’i is one of them. So began our adventure. Ian and I bid farewell to our thoroughly confused cats and headed for the airport on a dark, chilly Wednesday morning. 762 more words

Life Tales

The joy of working a 12 hour shift on a Saturday

I agreed to work a 12 hour shift today and mainly alone, really what is wrong with me!

I’ve not spoken to anyone in hours and I think i’m going a little mad. 58 more words


The Liebster Blog Award

I would like to thank Yecheilyah for giving me my first nomination of The Liebster Blog Award, it is truely appreciated. I accept the nomination and will continue to blog about my wine making journey and all things wine. 580 more words


Not Your Grandmother's Sherry

Sherry?  Who Drinks Sherry?
I don’t know about you, but not many people I know are drinking sherry (me included). It seems both unfamiliar and a little bit old fashioned, a grandmother’s drink. 532 more words


Coffee, the how to...

Making Espresso ~

Remove the group handle from the machine knocking out any used coffee. Wipe any residues out with a dry towel.

Then dispense 7- 9g (single shot) or 14-18g (double shot) into the correct handle. 223 more words

Way With Words. Chapter 11: This Place Could Be My Home


Tessa Vescara

Alana Skye Nevaeh

Valac Amare Nevaeh

Amare Katarina Nevaeh

I didn’t choose the state I was born in like you didn’t choose the day you were born, so don’t you tell me how inconvenient I have become.  3,369 more words

Way With Words

More March Meals -- Roasting Again!

The good news this month is that — after suffering a broken hinge that disabled the oven for more than a week, the range finally got fixed.  280 more words