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Try Something New!
Plucking up the courage to try something new can be a very liberating experience You don’t need to push your body to the limits or leap into space and fall back to Earth (although those work for some, and I have to admit the tandem skydive, complete with broken arm, was one of the most exciting things I’ve ever done).
I glanced at the odometer as I sped downhill on my bike this morning and saw that I’d reached the heady speed of 20mph.
Travelling with kids
My 11-year stood up, put both hands in the air with utter exuberance and yelled At that point the elephant that he was standing on completely drenched him with a trunk full of water!! OK, so some people reading this might gasp and consider me a dreadful mother for putting my child in such a precarious position - in a Nepali river, on the back of a 'naked' elephant, no ropes and no life jacket.