Welcome 2017

Wishing all readers and friends health, wealth,  good cheer and happiness in 2017. 

We’ve learnt from the past. We’re living for today.

We’re hoping for a better tomorrow after the atrocities we saw in Europe and the Middle East in 2016.

Good luck to all as we move along our separate paths towards freedom and happiness.

Let us all travel  towards a world where everyone is recognized as  a neighbour 

and each country takes its rightful place among the nations of the world.


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Peru’s Benvenido 2017

In an alternative approach to politics, Peruvian shamans welcome in the New Year by performing rituals to soften the hard hearts of World Leaders.

I suppose anything’s  worth a try.

Maybe we should invite them over here to  beat pics of



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with sprigs of rosemary, strew them with rose petals, drown them in the sea and then peg them out to dry?

Or might the ritual work with  local lads and lassies performing it?