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A Mini-ish Update

Not been able to write much recently, as my laptop is on its way out.  Basically the hot weather and being an elderly computer, means that when the battery gets hot, it presses on the tracker pad and bar from … Continue reading

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Smoking Londoners

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
I don´t know very many smokers, but they keep appearing in photos in the Flickr pool, and so here is a little compilation of Londoners with cigarettes to go with that shot up there…

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The Yoga Diary: Part 2

A Month of Yoga Its almost one month to the day since I started yoga for the first time in my life.  Now I can’t imagine life without it, and its already become all encompassing.  Giving me strength for the … Continue reading

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John Kortland’s Street Photography

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
What fantastic weather London has had this week! Perfect for people watching of course. Have you seen any interesting Londoners lately? John Kortland has, of course. And it’s been a while since I posted…

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British Pride

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
Walk down any high street these days and the windows are crammed with Union Jacks – bunting, pillows, clothing, furniture. I’ve seen a  motorbike painted with the flag. Oxford Street is lined with 147…

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Chelsea Flower Show 2012

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
The first thing that hits you when you walk into the middle of the main Chelsea Flower Show pavilion is the smell. Sweet, mingling Springtime scents of roses, lilies, tropical flowers… I was lucky…

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A Lesson in Pond Dipping

In preparation for our scientific research expeditions with Earthwatch from July onwards (fingers crossed), we have been taking our Oceans Ambassadors out and about into nature, especially now that winter is over and the school we were using has exams. … Continue reading

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