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As a kid my favourite book was Noddy & his bumpy dog. I loved that bumpy dog, not Noddy, because I had a bumpy dog too I called Nipper. Life was more fun with my bumpy dog because he reminded me life was for living and the best bits were... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Pacific Jules
Pleasure MIchele...I love my Thursday blogging duty..
Thanks Lucy....Should be great fun next Tuesday... after 6 years of dinners I'm finally speaking at one...:)
I should have made an exception for you mate...:)
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I may have discovered the secret sauce of the B&B swimmer. It’s not just about swimming it’s about people. So what’s the secret sauce? Its care. Pure and simple. You care about yourself. You are committed to understanding who you are – your strengths, your joys – and you are... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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After a spectacular red dawn it was quiet this morning and bumpier than the past few days. The board said 21.0 degrees, but the ocean looked cooler. And yet as the temperature falls the warmth in the group remains. Swimmers come down and talk sometimes to the usual suspects and... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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Like most swimmers I love the dawn in all its majesty and the promise it brings every day to refresh and enrich our lives. And that’s everyday magic. So what’s so special about Easter for us? Well Easter the word is a derivation of the name for the pagan goddess... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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After my first swim in October 2013 I met a bunch of swimmers and I thought “This is a swim group who happen to get on really well.” And it took a while to realise it’s a group of people who get on really well that happen to swim. Dare... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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Like you, most mornings when I come down for a swim I’m not thinking about a big worm rising. So you can imagine my surprise when I heard about what the Spring Equinox Moon does to worms. It’s all about supermoons, and there have been a few recently. In January,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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Kenzoku, when translated from the Japanese means ‘family’ but not always family in the DNA version. In practice it means a bond with people from the past or in the present and a likelihood of a future connection. Kenzoku reflects the deepest sense of friendship. Some would say it’s an... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2019 at Pacific Jules
American poet Sarah wrote “Because there's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's sent away.” I like this idea of relentless love, and the assumption that there’s love in the ocean. That could be one reason why... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2019 at Pacific Jules
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It’s a special day of love today but for us at the B&B we are always looking at the swim with a heart shaped lens. Of course, Valentines Day is meant for people who have a secret love and use the day as a way to get connected, or not.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2019 at Pacific Jules
...this Throne is a popular place...
may you be dethroned...
… this is all your fault Edwina...:)
… thanks Anne...maybe Portugal is in the early lead...
Hi Lainey... Birmingham is definitely a finalist..
Thanks Jon..
Thanks Jenny San Fran is a finalist...
Thanks Danny … but Cambodia may be too close to Manly...
...Patricia NYC is a finalist
...Peru is a finalist... stay tuned..
Hi Matt... better than 2095 but we need somewhere away from Australia mate
Hi Luce… I love 2095 but that's not the winning entry...
First in Sue but probably not a winner...