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Saltwater Pool to Natural Pond Conversion

June 11th, 2013 · No Comments

Sometime in the last year or two we decided that our saltwater pool had become a pain to keep up, was sorely needing an upgrade, and was costing us about $600 a swim based on the little we used it.  My significant other wanted to fill it in and be done with it.  I on […]

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Veritas Restaurant – Review

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments

Veritas – Truth Forgive me as I am not a food writer, but merely a grazer at the buffet of life who is often asked for restaurant recommends as I am fortunate enough to be able to travel hither and beyond with a sense in intrepid adventure and bohemian experimentation when it comes to food.  […]

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La Source, Grenada

April 15th, 2012 · No Comments

La Source – Grenada We recently went to La Source All Inclusive in Grenada for a 1 week holiday to relax, scuba dive and generally enjoy the beach.  I thought I would pass on my review of the place for those who are interested in where we go and what we do – and know […]

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The Road to Meditation – Are we there yet?

February 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment

So it has been about three weeks of meditation and training and I thought I would give an update.  I am amazed at how far I have managed to come.  Away from judgement, away from hamsters in the brain, away from “am I doing this right?”.  I am learning, albeit slowly, that there is no […]

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Heaven and Earth

December 30th, 2011 · No Comments

We are sitting in a valley near Hermanus, South Africa in a place called Hemal-en-Aarde.  Literally in Afrikaans this means Heaven and Earth.  There are rolling mountains that fold into the sea, with fluffy clouds and blue sky vast and uncompromising.  The ocean drips off the end and feeds the lush and verdant valley where […]

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