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Town and Village Walk #4

When Joel has any days off, we both just want to get out “there” and go for a good walk.  Where else in the world can you walk through almost any pasture or farmland in such breath-taking countryside and still be on a … Continue reading

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An afternoon at the Abbey

My mom arrived almost a month ago and just in time for the arrival of our second daughter.  A passionate artist, she has been sketching or painting daily, even if for only half an hour.  I asked her if she would … Continue reading

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Christmastime in York

We read in a magazine recently that York is England’s Christmas capital so we decided we better head over for a visit with it only being 25 miles away.  Yesterday was a perfectly sunny day, although a crispy one with … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Seaside

In early July, as I was glancing through tourist attractions in a guide book, I saw a thumbnail-size photo of beautiful red cliffs dropping into the ocean called Ravenscar.  What a cool name!  As you read that word, try to put … Continue reading

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A Long Weekend in Edinburgh

After three straight days of nonstop rain, drizzle, or mist and heavy fog, the sun finally peeked out this morning for an hour.  I enjoyed it while it lasted because now it’s back to a heavy mist again.  The weather here has definitely … Continue reading

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