Tag Archives: Rain

The Joy of Blogging

Today is my two year blogging anniversary. I can’t believe it. When I started I didn’t know what to expect. I thought it would be more like an online journal for me to keep track of my challenge to visit 192 countries, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Renewal

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Crazy weather

The weather has been unpredictable today. Sun, clouds, wind, rain. And then mix them all up again. I snapped this photo on my walk today. You can see the heavy, black clouds and the sun through the trees. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (August 6)

Earlier in the day I did my best to get a photo of the Brandenburger Tor, in Berlin, without too many people. I failed. It was a warm and sunny day. Tourists abounded. Later that evening, it was pouring out … Continue reading

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Ooops

I have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that the family is still here and we are having a blast. The bad news is I slipped on some wet stairs yesterday and tweaked my back. … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (June 11)

I feel like this guy today.  It has been pouring in London since last night.  And I feel like getting out since I’m antsy.  Maybe I will head to a museum or something.  This photo was taken from the towers … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Today

It is raining in London today and for this challenge I didn’t want to venture too far.  So I snapped a couple of photos on my balcony.  Here are some strawberries that I’m growing and I might eat them for … Continue reading

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After the Rain

Yesterday morning and afternoon it rained in London.   I was inside most of the day getting stuff done so it didn’t put a damper on any of my plans.  Around five in the afternoon I noticed blue sky outside … Continue reading

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Raindrops in London

On Saturday morning I was delighted to see that it was raining.  We haven’t had a lot of rain in London lately and we need it.   When I went for my walk I enjoyed seeing the drops of water … Continue reading

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Rain and the River Thames

I woke up this morning and noticed that it was raining.  I love the rain.   However, as I look out the window I am reminded of an article I read in the Economist (Nov. 5, 2011) a few months ago.  … Continue reading

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