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    Swan in the road
    Hungary

    Trash talk

    We went looking for holly the other day, down by the lake. It was glorious – one of those magical brisk winter days when the

    Festetics Palace Hungary
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    I have a newfound respect for homemakers, those who don’t venture into the world of paid work but rather stay home, keep house, and look

    Zala Springs
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    I’m lazy. I can be very lazy. And sometimes my CBA attitude has a price. I’d heard tell of Zala Spings, the golf course complex

    Hungary

    Still unpacking

    Nearly ten years after I first posted on this blog, I’m still unpacking. That might lead you to believe that I have an incredible amount

    Budapest

    Hitting the spot

    Where has the summer gone? Is it my imagination or is time flying by ever so quickly, much quicker than years ago when it seemed

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