Category: Life

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Feliz Ano Novo

Happy New Year everyone, eyes down for a brand new year of fun and foolishness. Gail and I had a quiet celebration of what, for us, has been an incredible 2015. We walked down to the...

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No More Crusades

oday I was going to write another ‘normal’ blog post. I’d have talked about the weather, I’d have talked about Portugal, I’d probably have whinged about something…. again. But today it’s becoming apparent that France is...

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Deck Party :)

Over the past couple of weeks we’ve spent some pleasant evenings aboard other boats anchored here, enjoying good conversation over a few glasses of vinho cheapado. Although the weather has been very pleasant here the winds...

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On Weather

At the risk of falling into old habits I’m going to talk about the weather. I’ll attempt to avoid concentrating on the negative aspects and complaining but at the same time the current meterological situation isn’t...

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The Secret To Success

Well here we are, the last day of the year twenty fourteen and what a year it’s been, here are the Cliffs notes;   Finished building Gleda Moved out of our rented cottage for good Transported...

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3259Hrs – Seeing Things Differently

Is anything ‘real’ or is everything simply a creation of individual perception? When I go to the barn and look at ‘Gleda’ am I seeing her as she really is or as my mind has decided...

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Happy New Year!

Well here it is, 2013. The year ‘Gleda’ gets launched and a new chapter of my life commences, it’s going to be a fantastic year! I hope all of you have an equally exciting 2013! Today...

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Half Marathon ….. Done!

Yay I did it! A very pedestrian time of just under 2Hrs 20min saw me collapsing over the finish line with knees and legs hurting like I’ve never experienced before but with an immense feeling of...