That's right - the ferry is down and out, waiting for an engine part from Australia or New Zealand. We were supposed to leave yesterday. Now we're waiting for the little whaler with two outboards, so go across, oh, 30 or so miles of open ocean... Read more
We're having fun in the Solomon Islands - lots of culture, lots of color, and amazing fruits!
Plus adorable children!!!
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You know those little ego boosts or bursts that happen? Someone compliments you, or someone says something more insulting, and that fragile ego is on a rollercoaster of emotion.
DH has learned that my insecurities about my appearance need ... Read more
And the fire dancers at the place next door have a new routine! WOW!
Imagine twirling a baton of fire over your face. While you are lying down on the sand.
Or maybe you're twirling the flaming stick while someone, on your back, is tw... Read more
No, not like out in the open outdoors - a normal kind of bathroom and shower, but without a roof over the shower, so it's like, oh, an atrium!
Lovely private "garden" bure with room for four, right on the beach - absolutely beautiful spot!!... Read more
Some people requested photos of the sari-into-a-skirt - so here's the quick story, with pics:
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I added the explanation so others can make their... Read more
For those who want more views and stories about Fiji - and a funny story at the end:
Gearing up for Diwali, buying fireworks, watching how to put on a sari - l... Read more
Asked by a Spark friend to copy and paste .....
We could all use these words of encouragement now and then.
Everyone will go through some hard times at some point. Life isn't easy.
Just something to think about... did you know the... Read more
Scientists have found that some clinically obese people are metabolically healthy, while others are metabolically UNhealthy. In other words, some obese people are perfectly healthy at their elevated weight - no sign of heart disease, diabetes, ... Read more
We're on the island of Nacula, in the northwest area of the outer islands of Fiji. We'll be here for a week, finding out what it's like to live on a small Fijian island, with a small village and our backpacker resort.
Photos and story:
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