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It’s my 2nd Blog birthday! 18 Things I’ve learned about Blogging

6th of April is my blog birthday – the main one. Actually there are several important anniversary dates but 6th April is the day that means most to me. It’s the anniversary of the day I bought my own domain name and went (as they call it) “self-hosted”. Happy blog birthday to me! It’s been two years as Falcondale Life. A little known fact is that I had a previous photography blog in 2013. I also blogged on the baby centre website in 2001 and prior to that I wrote my own travel photo blog from scratch in html code in 1999. I wish I could remember the web address of that one as it’s still out there somewhere on a freenet server. In truth I was not doing blogging…

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Take Steps to Reduce Food Waste – and a Pledge

Take Steps to Reduce Food Waste – and a Pledge

You’ve probably heard that British families are throwing away lots of unused and wasted food each week. In fact according to the waste … View Post
Travellers Beware of Fake EHIC Card Websites – My Story

Travellers Beware of Fake EHIC Card Websites – My Story

This post contains affiliate links. If you’re planning your next trip abroad to an EU destination then you will need to carry a … View Post
Pic of the Week – Wild Turkey Feather

Pic of the Week – Wild Turkey Feather

I think I should have realised years ago that turkeys are wild animals in the USA. Unlike here in the UK, they don’t  … View Post
Camera Innovations and Controversy at B&H Photo Store New York

Camera Innovations and Controversy at B&H Photo Store New York

B&H photo is a vast, world famous camera store in the greatest city in the world, New York. It’s situated just … View Post