The Week: May 31, 2013

31st May, 2013

It’s supposedly going to be sunny this weekend in Seattle (I am cautiously optimistic). I might need to take my French books outside to study. Because next week? We’re leaving…

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Day Hikes and Nothingness on Hayman...

30th May, 2013

Some days we pushed ourselves. We’d kayak in the morning, and snorkel in the afternoon. We’d hike to the edges of the island, as far as we could safely go,…

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WTF Weds: the Bush-stone Curlew

29th May, 2013

– Nature, I think, has a plan for all of us. The nice part about being humans with free will is that we can either choose to go along with…

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Snorkeling trips from Hayman Island

28th May, 2013

– I am pleased to say there was one thing on Hayman Island that was affordable (well, relatively, anyway). Rather shockingly, it was the snorkeling. Food was heart-stoppingly expensive, and…

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The Week: May 24, 2013

24th May, 2013

We’re home for the weekend. We’ll be here for one and half full weeks, which feels downright calming. No need to dig through a suitcase, frantically searching for clean underwear…

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Exploring the Outer Reef, Part 2:...

23rd May, 2013

Today’s post is the exciting conclusion of our snorkeling adventures on the Outer Reef. Don’t forget to read Part 1. – Our seaplane had just landed in the middle of…

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WTF Wednesday: The Price of Food on...

22nd May, 2013

I know, I know. You guys were probably expecting the exciting conclusion of yesterday’s post, in which I tell you all about snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef, and also…

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Exploring the Outer Reef, Part 1: The...

21st May, 2013

– The other day, I botched a batch of homemade cookies that I had been making for get-together with friends (or maybe my intent was just to sit in front…

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Hayman Island in the Rain

20th May, 2013

– On our last night on Hayman Island, it rained.

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