Category Archives: Health & Sports

#Weekend Delight: #Canal Walks Between #Birmingham and #Lichfield

“What shall we do this weekend?” I asked. “We’ll have a walk along the canal,” John replied. “Again?” I did not sound too surprised but asked any way. “Yes, again,” he said, adding: “from a different starting point.” So in … Continue reading

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#Norway (1): #Hiking and #Kayaking in Hardanger Fjord

Wow. One word, that would describe what I saw in Norway perfectly. Here is another: AWESOME! In capital letters, to distinguish it from the overused expression by the positive yet likely to exaggerate younger Americans. Last week, John and I … Continue reading

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#Music Monday: #AmazingGrace & #Mama by #IlDivo to #ThankYou

Last Thursday on WeChat, my Brother Brad’s update suddenly caught my eye and my breath: It went something like this in Chinese: Mother fell ill all of a sudden, I’m rushing to Chengdu to keep her company. At the famous … Continue reading

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#Picture Tour of #Europe (2): #Spain’s Sights, Sounds, Smells and Sunshine

Following last week’s post on picturesque France, today we are heading further south to a country I’ve been to more often than any other in Europe. I am not counting the times, but if I do, it will be in … Continue reading

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