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Happy Day!

Yesterday was one of those days – when all sorts of unplanned activities slip into the day – including a visit to “our” beach! The air was heavy – as if the clouds were just waiting for us to be … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Beauty… in the Eye of the Beholder

On Tuesday afternoon, we took two of the grandsons down to our favourite beach. There was a smattering of folk about but as we walked further a different scene presented itself. A photo shoot was in progress. It was a … Continue reading

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Sandcastles – Escaping the Walls?

We made it down to the beach a few times this weekend. Or rather, we made it to a few different beaches on Saturday. One of the scenes I particularly liked was looking over the walls of a dilapidated sandcastle … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Windblown Summer Seas…

Yep… it’s not been very warm since the beginning of June. We’ve had a few days of much needed rain… but we’ve also had winds from the north east driving in the cooler air off the Irish Sea. OH well, … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Seaside Six-Word Story – Choices!

Monochrome… or colour – difficult choice – indeed! *?*

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Thursday Thought – Muzzling Wisdom?

I’ll keep this short… What is wisdom? Where is wisdom found? In books? By experience? By discussion? By study of history? By listening to endless mass media news releases? Maybe all of the above… maybe just by living life and … Continue reading

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Saturday Seaside Seven-Word Story – Sweet Success!

Restrictions eased – tenuous anticipation… built on sand…

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Day 25 – Fleeing Cabin Fever – Already?

Think of it this way – you’re stranded… either on a remote island (on your own) or on a lonely, forsaken headland with a motley collection of rouges and vagabonds. Pretty picture. Now, think of the blessing of being allowed … Continue reading

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