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Old 19.03.2018, 10:22
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well, i'll tone down the hanging and use my legs more, a girl doesn't wanna be too buff :d . That will curb the excessive cal burn, too. Down to 500.

Although, haven't hung enough, i don't ache no mo.
y tho ?
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Old 19.03.2018, 12:23
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Re: I smiled because...

It's a really good way to work out. And then, of course the usual: adrenaline rush/back to primate feeling while using strategic thinking, physics. And we have a weird smart world champ Ondra, he inspires.

For fun, mainly, though...Plus kiddo's hooked. Literally. And acing difficult Vs.
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Old 19.03.2018, 12:30
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It's a really good way to work out. And then, of course the usual: adrenaline rush/back to primate feeling while using strategic thinking, physics. And we have a weird smart world champ Ondra, he inspires.

For fun, mainly, though...Plus kiddo's hooked. Literally. And acing difficult Vs.
You misunderstand my question. Climbing is awesome. I know that already. I've been meaning to start doing it too.

You said you don't wanna be too buff. Why ?
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Old 19.03.2018, 16:23
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You misunderstand my question. Climbing is awesome. I know that already. I've been meaning to start doing it too.

You said you don't wanna be too buff. Why ?
Why be buff when one can look good instead?

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Old 19.03.2018, 18:27
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On my travel to Physio today (driven by my private chauffeur) - we saw lots and lots of Red Kites soaring- they are back

And the Webcam at Rutland Water (East Midlands UK) saw that 2 of the ospreys are back 1 week early than normal - not very nice weather there to welcome them back, brrr.
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Old 20.03.2018, 10:28
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Why be buff when one can look good instead?

They ain't mutually exclusive ya know.
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You don't say...
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Old 20.03.2018, 15:31
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...watching the news, waiting for a possible statement from No.10, when the door opens to let out Larry the cat
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Old 20.03.2018, 15:37
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...watching the news, waiting for a possible statement from No.10, when the door opens to let out Larry the cat
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Old 20.03.2018, 20:03
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Not from today, but he always steals the show

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Re: I smiled because...

... a good morning jog always brings a smile to my face.
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snow almost gone, apart from a few patches opposite us on North side of the mountain. But above us, there is still loads of snow, and cross country ski runs are still opened.

Yesterday, I filled all the bird feeders for the 100s of tits of every kind (apart from long tailed we've never seen here), nuthatches and sparrows, etc- but I also scattered handfuls of sunflower seeds on the grass beyond he patio - and bingo, dozens of chaffinches and their most amazingly coloured cousins, bramblings (known here as 'pinsons du nord' - northern finches) - what a joy to know it is really helping until they can get to the ash seeds and beechnuts left from last year, in the woods.
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Old 31.03.2018, 21:57
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The avocado line of this tickles me

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... and today sun came out, and they were joined by many gold finches and siskins

Our large patio is covered with seed husks- what a mess - but it will just take a few minutes with the Karcher when Spring does come- worth it.

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Old 31.03.2018, 22:50
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Re: I smiled because...

A bright, beautiful, calming full moon is looking down on me through my East window.
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The weather is crap.
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After a lovely sunny day yesterday- we had about 15 cam of snow overnight... which led to a very funny event - a mouse behind the dresser in the kitchen- and Emma the Danish Jack Russel (type) and Minou the 3 legged Birmese cat- worked a a fab team to get her- she did not have a chance, and it was hilarious (the male dog in the meantime hid in the utility until it was all over).
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We´ve been feeding the birds all winter long and it a fun to see how many come in our garden, air traffic is high right now
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Old 04.04.2018, 13:02
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I just enjoyed some friendly Camembert ..... you know, they type that meets you half way, yummy
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Re: I smiled because...

I interviewed a writer who was as excellent as I thought he would be. Thinker.
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