Monthly Archives: March 2016

California Dreaming Just Became Reality: Do You Know The Way To San Jose? (1)

During my time in California, San Jose & Santa Clara were my base. To say I was in a little corner of Paradise in my hotel may have been an overstatement, but it was wonderful to wake up & retire … Continue reading

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California Dreaming Just Became Reality: Let’s All Go To San Francisco

  Fisherman’s Wharf is a hive of activity; a lot of it tourist. ┬áStreet shows include musicians, clowns & artists. Every now & then you can capture a glimpse of daily life, ‘sans’ tourist. A van makes deliveries to a … Continue reading

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California Dreaming Just Became Reality: A Street Car Named Desire

There are certain ‘must see’ attractions when visiting San Francisco.  One of these is the historic & iconic cable cars. However, the city also has a legacy of other rail cars including the F-cars, an original version shown here in  … Continue reading

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California Dreaming Becomes A Reality: A Tale of Two Bridges

Last week I had the privilege of visiting California for a short stay. I should have been attending a conference but this was rescheduled at late notice, so I decided to travel anyway & see a few sights. This was … Continue reading

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A Passing Storm

Taken last Saturday, these photos show how quickly we can pass from sunshine to storm. But when it is here, it rarely lasts long … Taken in Cheshire, UK. Amazing how the sunshine can often make the storm seem worse … Continue reading

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Won’t or Can’t? Thinking for Success

‘We are what we think.‘ This doesn’t mean, ‘Think & we get‘ but it does mean that our thinking has a much greater impact on our lives that we often give it credit for. How would you like to achieve … Continue reading

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