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Tuesday Tunes – A Collection of Johns

We were driving along the other day and this song came along. I haven’t heard it for quite some time so I listened to it a few times. Classy… and with a strong message. Listen… there’s a potent story here. … Continue reading

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Die Ironie van Alles – The Irony of it All!

On 20 June 2018, Perdebytjie published this post – Die Ironie van Alles. It’s in Afrikaans so I asked if I may translate her words, to share with all the English-speaking folk who visit my blog. It’s not your normal upbeat … Continue reading

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Merry Monday Motivation!

Yes, I know I’m posting many seaside photos these day. Please humour me… we’re having the best summer Ireland has seen in decades! Yep, apparently 1974 was the last time such an extended warm, dry spell blessed the country. There … Continue reading

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Place in the World

I had to think a bit about this challenge. I’m not a city person. I’ve often said I would love it out in the wilds… on my own hermit hill! You know those posts you get on the platforms, showing … Continue reading

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Bright Sky… Dirty Sea

I’ve noticed, since we’ve moved to the Irish Sea coast, that the slightest storm will churn up the sediment on the sea bottom. The water is very often murky. I think it has to do with a few contributing factors. … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – October to December

And so we entered the last quarter of the year. Storms lashed our coast and fun was had by all. Great news for me in November, a brand new job! So… my excitement levels are rather high. New Year coming… … Continue reading

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Not So Silent Sunday!

I was gonna leave you with the usual silent Sunday post but then this short clip caught my attention! So… I’ll add it for your Sunday edification! Do visit the Health Page… there are more edifying reads there!

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Type 2D – Zero! LCHF – ONE!!

If it was a game that would be the current score! Yep… since I first posted about my desire to beat Type Two Diabetes the game has been raging strongly within me. Let me rehash briefly. Last year, in my … Continue reading

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