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a surprise in Venice

I have since heard that the idea of a surprise fills many with dread. Luckily, as it turns out, I am not one of them.   As soon as I had whiff that He was up to something, I honestly didn’t try to sniff it … Continue reading

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mountain trek

It all starts with a …. I wonder if… it’s possible… and how hard it would be…. And then the fixation kicks off and it is ALL I talk about until the plan is hatched. He knows me only too … Continue reading

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The Ski Carrier

If you’re not a skier, you’ll just have to bear with me here. And, if you do ski and fail to see the tree I’m about to bark up, then perhaps just smile sweetly and move on. Because with ample … Continue reading

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a stay too short

There’s little about beach holidays, visiting far flung cities and simply jetting off on an adventure that requires much persuasion for any of us. But spending hard earned pennies to stay in closer to home in a swish hotel can feel … Continue reading

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