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Stop and think about the friend’s you’ve made over the years and how you met… The picture above is from our monthly luncheon today. Attendance varies from 5 to 9 – just depends on the time of year – most go North for the Summer!  How do we all know each other and now consider ourselves […]

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Don’t know about you…but standing on the rungs of a helicopter while it’s flying is just a tad much for me!  Same goes for bungee jumping – NO WAY! Some of the ‘wild’ things I’ve done, however, include white water rafting on a Class 3 river in Maine; diving off the coast of Maine, and […]

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I have to admit – writing is not my favorite thing to do.  During my ‘corporate’ days as an administrative secretary, many moons ago, I could write a professional letter with no problem.  To sit now trying to share my thoughts and experiences regarding Africa and make it entertaining; for me, is like having a […]

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There is an interesting ‘challenge’ on Facebook this week in which those who participated were asked to post a Black & White picture to their page each day for 7 days, with no people in the picture and no explanation.  I’ve done 6 of the 7 days so far, and it was fun converting mine […]

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As I sit here reading inspirational material, I hear:  the siren of an ambulance going by, car traffic, whirring of the ceiling fan, clicking of my blinds in the fan breeze and whirring of my laptop fan.  These noises remind me of my ‘experience of silence’ during my safari in Kenya.  We have become so noise deaf that […]

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A Typical Day on Safari!  To begin with, there’s no way any day on safari can be called ‘typical’ – as you never know what you’ll see or do.  Rising just before the sun around 5:30am, you’re enjoying a nice warm cup of coffee or tea and delicious little cakes that were delivered to your tent […]

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