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It's In The Trees!

We have Bats in our Mango tree – I say our, it’s just outside our garden but on the compound where  we live. I was taking photos for my previous post ( 168 more words


Just Say Yes!

Hi All!

We’ve decided this is the year to “just say yes”! What does that mean? Basically, we’ll say “yes” to everything that comes our way that even remotely interests us. 825 more words

Preparing To Become An Expat

20th April - Loch Sunart and Ardnamurchan

Ardnamurchan is a part of western Scotland that we’ve hardly explored at all;  in fact, until yesterday I would have been pretty vague about pointing it out on a map. 341 more words

Wildlife & Nature

Uganda Retrospective: Entebbe Chimps 

Our day in Entebbe last week incorporated a visit to UWEC a zoo with a purpose and one of the highlights was seeing Chimpanzees. Although technically in a Zoo, these animals isolated on an island and were as wild as you could get in Entebbe. 25 more words


Smart Planting in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is considered to possess the highest density of biodiversity of any country worldwide. While encompassing just one third of a percent of Earth’s landmass, approximately the size of West Virginia, in the United States, Costa Rica contains four percent of species estimated to exist on the entire planet. 430 more words

Lifestyles & Homes

Bluebell enchantment

The sight and scent of a bluebell woodland is an experience unequalled in nature.    In late April and through most of May bluebells cast a blue mist of enchantment, beguiling our senses and persuading us to believe once more in magic. 545 more words