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A Beautiful Book

  André and Judith are finally compiling all their incredible photos and texts chronicling13 years of their life traveling in Roulotte Papillotte with their two daughters. It will be much more than travel photos. André is a talented photographer, and … Continue reading

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A New Year

  I began this year with deleting my facebook and removing myself even more from the news media. I realized that the desperate sadness I was faced with on my iPad was coloring my entire day and sneaking into my … Continue reading

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Winter Cometh

Photo by:  André Hemelrijk  (andrehemelrijk.com) The mornings are silent now. The mist that enshrouds our mountaintop at this time of year begs for a blazing fire in the woodstove. Vanille has covered herself in a new winter coat and she … Continue reading

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Doors and Window

  Two years ago Dana arrived from the states with a beautiful stained glass window made by Scott Ecelberger. Scott is an artist with stained glass! The image of a turtle expresses the concept of Tòti as I have always … Continue reading

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18 KM DAY

This was our first long day outing. We left home at 10 in the morning and returned around 4 in the afternoon. The day was cold but sunny with a bright blue sky and fluffy snow white clouds. We invited … Continue reading

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“We wanted to do something beautiful”

I'm reading The Perfect Horse by Elisabeth Letts. It's almost impossible to put it down. The story of saving the very valuable Arabian and Lipizzan horses held by the Germans at the end of WWII is a tribute to the … Continue reading

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Sunday Summer News’

The above photos are from last week’s training trip. We usually travel 8 to 12 km in 3 hours or less on gravel, dirt and pavement. There is a shady place to take a break for half an hour.   … Continue reading

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