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
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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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DH has been napping for at least an hour and a half. And he had a burger and fries for lunch. (Oh, excuse me, make that a double quarter pounder with cheese. Box said 750 calories. Just for the burger. Doesn't include the fries.) He had di... Read more
It was a hot and humid day. DH and I went out for a walk, but our 35 or so minutes were enough. We came back to our B&B, and turned on the AC and fan.
But I needed more cardio. So I popped on the iPod with the best of my faves, and dance... Read more
It was a short canopy tour, maybe 20-30 minutes.
But I climbed up about four storeys of stairs. Then crossed a hanging bridge. Then climbed another, oh, maybe five or six storeys of steps. Ending up 1200 feet (400 meters) above ground, o... Read more
Yup - we swam out to a blue hole and snorkeled around. I forgot to take off my pedometer from my swimsuit bottom. Have you ever seen a pedometer screen with water sloshing around inside? Fortunately, I had a spare in my luggage.
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This was my birthday present from DH - and what a fabulous trip! And what a way to turn 59, by snorkeling with a few turtles, watching some whales, and burning about 500 calories while having fun!!!!!
Here's the full blog, with photos from... Read more