Monthly Archives: December 2011
The other day I popped into a sports bar in London to catch some of the Liverpool match. The guys at the table didn’t fit in at all.
December has been good to me and it isn’t even Christmas yet. First Jo Bryant was kind enough to give me The Reader Appreciation Award. Then both Palm Trees & Bare Feet and Keep on Going have given me The Versatile Blogger Award. … Continue reading
This photo was taken during our hike to the top of Pacaya, a volcano in Guatemala. This volcano is active. We hiked it in December of 2008. In May of 2010 it erupted. It was pretty cool to hike an … Continue reading
It took two workers most of the afternoon today to clean up all the leaves in the garden across the street from me. I was amazed by how long it took. They didn’t take breaks or slack off. Their boss … Continue reading
Jo Bryant over at Chronicles of Illusions was kind enough to give me The Reader Appreciation Award. Thanks Jo! If you are not familiar with her blog I encourage you to check it out! Here are the rules for this … Continue reading
Watching the runners in the Boston Marathon is an amazing experience. I’ve been neglecting my daily runs so I’m hoping this will inspire me to get out there.
This week I have been announcing what reading challenges I intend to join during 2012. Today is no different. I will also be participating in a Classics Literature Challenge hosted by November’s Autumn. I heard of this challenge from Shelley … Continue reading
This hippo looked so tired. Chobe National Park, Botswana.
Yesterday I mentioned joining the Tea & Books Reading Challenge. Another book event that I plan to tackle in 2012 is a group read of War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy. If you are interested in joining this group please … Continue reading
If you aren’t paying attention while walking along this river in Botswana you might meet a foe.