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Hills, woodlands and cityscapes

17 days of caching from Glasgow to London. There were dinosaurs, dragons, knights... and a squirrel! 100 day geochaching challenge – Days 74-91 caches: Calderwood - 8 Murieston water dwarf's dawdles #2 - the mysterious knight Murieston - Elevenses Geo Months - May The Last Dinosaur Egg Liberty #19 Seafront Stroll ~ Cliffs Pavilion  Meet the… Continue reading Hills, woodlands and cityscapes

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Simple Ways To Be More Interesting

This is both poetic and practical. I read the original post years ago but found it again today and felt it was worth sharing. A surprisingly wonderful article for a site named 'Business Insider' - there are pie charts... and Venn diagrams! 12 Simple Ways To Be More Interesting Jessica Hagy, Contributor Jul. 24, 2014,  It's easy… Continue reading Simple Ways To Be More Interesting

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Waldeinsamkeit, again

I spent another afternoon in amongst the woods - most of it trapped up in a big auld tree! It was a mini adventure.   100 day geochaching challenge – Days 73 caches: Wol's House Follie Follie Manganese (Mining Series) 2: Betwixt ('Be' at Beecraigs) 5: Befuddle ('Be' at Beecraigs)

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Waldeinsamkeit: solitude of the forest

So, I'm almost three-quarters through my 100 day challenge. One of the best things about this has been the amount of time I've been spending around trees. It's been a wonderfully therapeutic experience. It reminded me of an article about a Japanese practice called forest bathing. It seems that being with trees is actually good… Continue reading Waldeinsamkeit: solitude of the forest

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Over half way!!!

I spent yesterday (and a bit of today) roaming around the Bathgate Hills hunting for caches. I am now over half way towards my goal of 100 consecutive days of geocaching. Huzzah! 100 day geochaching challenge – Days 50-52 caches: Candy Cat - Little Paws Silver Mines Cairnpapple Hill Scotland The Quest - West Lothian The… Continue reading Over half way!!!