Monthly Archives: October 2014

Want to be Happy?

British and American scientists have published new research showing that group nature walks help us combat stress while boosting mental well-being. Researchers from the University of Michigan and Edge Hill University in England evaluated 1,991 participants in England’s Walking for … Continue reading

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There is a Goddess: Sarah Marquis

I wish this were me,  This could be me.  And this could be you.  But this is Sarah Marquis.  Sarah is Swiss and she has been pursuing adventure for 20 years.  She walked 10,000 miles in three years. Sarah says, … Continue reading

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Jon Henrik Fjällgren: Colombian Laplander, Singer!

Words not needed… Enjoy! And another performance, this one in Stockholm, without reindeer alas

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Wildebeest Dream

I will one day soon go to Africa to see this incredible scene for myself.  Meanwhile I’d love to hear from any of you out there who have heard the snorts of wildebeests and felt the thundering beat of their … Continue reading

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Scalp tingle anyone?

Living is fun Photographer Robert Bösch and friends

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It’s beautiful out!

Photo by Dayna Ferrone, My Shot ….. Do as I say.  I did. I took my dog Katy on a hike at Goose Cove in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Here are some scenes: An odd hole —-> Goose Cove with nary a … Continue reading

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Sleep- Always Playing Hard to Get

Sleep and I love each other, but like all couples we have to work at our relationship.  Let’s just say it’s not always a bed of roses.  And then again maybe it is, consider the prickers and whatnot.  A bed … Continue reading

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