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Mulching 101

                                                 On a wet September weekend, we arrived in Nelson, B.C. at Aurora Gardens, an organic market garden. It was home of Bren and Bear, a couple of gardeners we found on http://www.workaway.info They were practicing what seemed to … Continue reading

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WWOOFing in Lithuania: Something to Bark About.

I peeled my eyes open and looked around. The floor ran down the side of my face and a strange lady was staring at me with her ponytail sticking out the side of her head. As the background came into … Continue reading

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“The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men often go awry”

With only one month to go, our trip is seeming a lot more real today. Below is a map of our route that should see us arriving in Guatemala around April next year. The green lines indicate flights and are pretty much … Continue reading

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A Hell of a Time in Helsinki.

After getting off the ferry we followed the crowd to the city centre and with great ease came upon the bus heading to our http://www.couchsurfing.org host’s house. He was a Korean man living and studying in Helsinki, Finland. We didn’t … Continue reading

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