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Do it – with meaning

We can be such slow learners.  We had visited several gardens on this trip, but not until we had wandered along the paths of the Chinese Garden of Friendship in Sydney (Australia) did we finally put it all together. We … Continue reading

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Springtime in a different clime

We’re used to blooming crocus and daffodils to herald in Springtime.  When we see tulips, we know we’re home free, but what about Spring in the arid Chihuahuan desert?  On our long drive here, we hadn’t thought about what we … Continue reading

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Timeout

Plotting out a driving route can be a tempting proposition. Yes, tempting, because we’re lured off the straight, sensible route.  We always consult our road atlas — old-fashioned, we know, but useful for finding hidden worthwhile sights.  So went the … Continue reading

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