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Garibaldi Provincial Park - The Gargoyles

This post follows on from our beautiful hike to Elfin Lakes in BC, Canada. We arrived at the lakes quite early, and after looking at my map, and …

Hiking

Nahargarh Biological & Zoological Park in Jaipur/ Demystified

All you need to know about Jaipur zoo at Nahargarh Zoological and Biological Park in Kukas, Jaipur. It is one of its kind of park in Rajasthan. Read …

Jaipur

Elk Mountain trail to Mount Thurston

Sometimes our walks do not go to plan! We did not expect to walk along the Elk Mountain trail to Mount Thurston last weekend, but it was a truly …

Hiking

Those were Banner days indeed

<b>‘An ode to my first job that did not involve cleaning up. At least not cleaning up after other people’s children’</b><p>Again, apologies for being a …

United Methodist

Take a walk with me

Surrounded by Eye Candy – A Photo Essay

Here are a few of the 400 photographs I took while hiking in Summit County, Colorado last Saturday. I know. 400. I couldn’t help myself. Everywhere I …

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Driving Trip/ Tal Chappar Black Buck wildlife Sanctuary

On a cold February morning, we started off from Jaipur towards <b>Tal Chappar</b> <b>Wildlife Sanctuary.</b> Earlier, driving inside the sanctuary was not permitted …

Wildlife

Are Writers More Vulnerable to Migraine Headaches?

Filed in The Healthy Writer by Colleen on July 16, 2018 • 0 Comments • views: 237<p>I suffered with migraines for years.<p>I still do, but only …

Migraines

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Pets and Vets

I like John Adams. I think of him on July 4th. He died on July 4th.<br>He and Jefferson died within hours of each other on July 4, 1826<br>But I have a bit …

Life Lessons – not talking

I decided to do a series on life lessons. Some of these lessons I have somewhat under control and others are a “work in progress”. This is one of …

Self-help

Spa break at Slaley Hall Northumberland

To celebrate our two year wedding anniversary the hubby and I decided to indulge in a spa break at Slaley Hall in Northumberland.<p>If you read my two …

Swimming Pools

Free family history for beginners - UK genealogy tips and resources

The ultimate guide to free family history for beginners is here!<p>CLICK ME TO PIN ME<p>I recently shared the <b>story of Edward Barr,</b> my cousin who as a …

Genealogy

On the Road to Jasper

How to Get the Best Creativity-Boosting Results from Your Writing Retreat

Filed in Boost Creativity by Colleen on June 11, 2018 • views: 924<p>Every fall, I take a week to ten days to get away to my own little writing …

6 Tips To Help You Shoot In Low Light Without a Tripod

Most photographers will tell you that a tripod is invaluable and is usually the favorite accessory that they carry with them. While a tripod remains …

Your Personal Brand and How to Improve It!

When I think about branding, I think of the scorched brand on a cow’s rump which says, “This here cow is mine, ya’ll!” Then I think about commercials …

Where Next? Malta

<i>Five Fun Facts about Malta</i><p>The name Malta is supposedly derived from the Greek word <i>melite</i> meaning “honey-sweet”. Indeed Malta has it’s own endemic …

Slip slidin’ away

<b>‘On — and off — the many wet roads of Uganda.’</b><p>I wish I had a nickel for every time my mother told me that I “wasn’t made of sugar, so I wouldn’t …

East Cape Driving Itinerary: Gisborne to Opotiki New Zealand

Along the east coast of the North Island, and often overlooked by tourists, East Cape NZ juts out into the ocean. A piece of real New Zealand, East …

When the trees sing.

The Urine Tax

It’s Tax Day here in The United States, your last chance to add up how much money you’ve given to other people to spend on your behalf in the …

United States

Five Days in New York City

10 Top Photography Composition Rules

There are no fixed rules in photography, but there are guidelines which can often help you to enhance the impact of your photos.<p>It may sound clichéd, …

Landscape Photography

Old City Gates of Jaipur

Recently, I wrote about <b>Pol/ Gates in Jaipur –</b> Pol / Gates in Jaipur wherein I posted pictures of Gates and Pols in Jaipur. Many readers evinced a …

Vancouver walks - Grouse Mountain in the snow

I’ve already written a couple of posts about the famous Grouse Grind. The Grind is normally closed during the winter, but we decided to go the North …

Dal Baati Churma in Jaipur

Dal Baati Churma is a famed Rajasthani culinary treat. This vegetarian Rajasthani cuisine consisting of 3 different items is both simple and …

Jaipur

Travel Australia... Rottnest Island home of the Quokkas. - Orienthailiving.

This was our first visit to Perth and we were so excited to take this trip to see the Quokkas we were stocked up with our sweet potatoes as my friend …

Minnesota's North Shore: From Fire and Ice to a World-Class Lake

The drama is real on Minnesota’s North Shore! That’s what we call the shores of Lake Superior, here in Minnesota.<p>Jagged basalt cliffs, 25-foot waves …