Category Archives: Wandering

Buen Camino Guy!

This is a post I wish I didn’t have to write. I walked the Camino in May 2012 with a group of Canadians: eleven women and one guy (whose name was “Guy”). Barbara [one of the women in our group] … Continue reading

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the next step of my journey…

Hello! I’ll assume you’re glad to see me 🙂  but want to know where I’ve been? I gave myself permission to take a blogging-break far from the madding crowd to  reconnect with the peace, acceptance and happiness from living in … Continue reading

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“T” is for Trevor from Texas

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. – Kahlil Gibran I’m really tired. I wasn’t going to write a post today.  … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Found Turtle

“A turtle travels only when it sticks its neck out.” – Korean Proverb   This post is part of Cee’s Wordless Wednesday    

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What’s for lunch…?

“Ask not what you can do for your country, ask what’s for lunch.” Orson Welles, actor, director (1915-1985) OK, what’s for lunch? Hmmm…. If you like deli sandwiches, I recommend you try Langers Deli in downtown Los Angeles. Mr F … Continue reading

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Līgo Weekly 220w Challenge – España

I was going to show you the early signs of spring in my neighborhood in this post – there are blossoms on the flowering cherry trees – but when I saw that this week’s theme at Līgo Weekly 220w challenge … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures

WordPress photo challenge this week is My 2012 in pictures. 2012 was an exciting, eventful, wonderful year for me.  I fulfilled a long-time personal challenge to walk along the Camino to Santiago de Compostela, my beautiful daughter got married in … Continue reading

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Wild Weekly Photo Challenge: my Escape along the Camino

Why was it so important for me to walk along the Camino to Santiago earlier this spring? Did I just need to Escape to a simpler time, and place far-far away from electronic gadgets, multi-tasking and long commutes? You can … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

After our friends Frances and Mauro told us about tartuffo (truffles) they ate in Italy, and how only a few specially trained dogs are able to sniff them out under the ground in the woods, Mr F and I were … Continue reading

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A hike along Canada’s Bruce Trail

Mr F and I were in Canada last week. On Labor Day Monday we hiked on the Bruce Trail. The Bruce Trail: is a hiking trail in southern and central Ontario is Canada’s oldest and longest continuous footpath is about … Continue reading

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