#HappyDays 292 Wonderful hikes into the mountains to see tiny hidden gems and beautiful views
#HappyDays 291 (Berkley)”How long is it going to taker to hike to the beach?” (me)3 hours? (berkley)”nooooo…. more like an hour” –Guess who was right–
#HappyDays 287 When i first started learning Spanish I wanted more then anything to be able to explain thing, and now I can give most of a demonstration on microbiology inoculations and even answer questions for the most part in Spanish ^^
#HappyDays 286 Making new friends and seeing old ones is why I travel.
#HappyDays 283 Making plans with travel friends to meet up while traveling.
#HappyDays 281 Visited Banff, Scotland today which I have to say is much nicer than Banff, Canada.
#HappyDays 275 Got approved for my WIW Grant today meaning in April I will be taking on my first clients as Lloyd Richards Design.
#HappyDays 272 Being back in Canada was an excellent reminder why I loved it so much and why I left.
#HappyDays 267 Starting the new year with the right people.
#HappyDays 266 Finding adventure means breaking trails where few have gone before on a hunch or feeling.
#HappyDays 265 Regardless of being on top of mountain, in a hot spring or drinking beer around a table; my friends are awesome.
#HappyDays 264 Rest days are not lazy days, they’re days of exploration that require less vertical gains.
#HappyDays 263 Since I was away in Canada and was not able to post these pictures I will be posting the reverse 12 days of Xmas HappyDays starting today Every moment between leaving and entering bed should be filled with friends and adventures.
#HappyDays 262 “I spent my 20s figuring out what to do, and my 30s doing it.”
#HappyDays 261 Very happy day of meeting new people, planting loving plants, dancing like a mad man and drinking many different fluids.
#HappyDays 260 Some of the best adventures don’t cost a thing, just some good company and energy to explore.
#HappyDays 256 Berlin, Farsi and free Turkish wine.
#HappyDays 255 12 hour journeys back to new room (to live), new room(ies) and new room (to grow).
#HappyDays 254 Weekend getaways to woods in foreign countries with familiar faces
#HappyDays 251 While there might have only been five Welsh supporters in our section of the stadium, we still managed to make more noise than the 5,000 English supporters sitting around us.
#HappyDays 250 Sunday roast beef with yorkshire pud after a long night out with new friends and plenty of dancing.
#HappyDays 249 Morning walks through the mist and around the cliffs.
#HappyDays 248 Music editing all day and all night.
#HappyDays 244 Picked up my mandolin after a lengthy break and started getting my fingers back into shape.
#HappyDays 242 Walking around Camden so many people stop me and compliment me on my hair and/or beard. Its nice to be in a country where having a beard and long hair is considered “style” and not “vagrant”
#HappyDays 232 In the epic battle between giant rats and mid size snakes its always important to root for the under dog, or snake in this case.
#HappyDays 226 Learnt to drive on the right side of the road while driving on the right but wrong side of the car.
#HappyDays 225 Bought so many pretty plants to make this garden even greener
#HappyDays 224 The garden was much greener than my realistic expectations had imagined, this is going to save me a lot of work.
#HappyDays 222 12 months and 8,802 km later I get to have a drink with this amazing soul, so glad the world is as small as I think it is.
#HappyDays 219 Printed, cut, reprinted, cut, stuck, taped, cut, bound, binded and signed.
#HappyDays 215 Finished my last bread baking shift… 13 days of 5am starts will slowly break you done from the inside out.
#HappyDays 214 Finished my Laurie Lee book, As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning, an absolutely amazing book.
#HappyDays 209 Hiding in the long grass waiting for the chickens to get comfortable enough to come out get a photo taken
#HappyDays 203 Carpentry plus 33C heat equals sun stroke. but totally worth it to finish Phase I of the garden
#HappyDays 199 Got the first two walls to touch either end of the garden. That’s 50 meters of wall, 10 cubic meters of brick, 3.5 tons of cement.
#HappyDays 198 After three weeks of digging, shoveling and building, I finally get planning permission do them.
#HappyDays 188 Drove the car into the new pergola space without crashing into any trees or bottoming out
#HappyDays 186 Got to say one line in a spanish TV show that I only messed up once
#HappyDays 183 HappySixMonths of HappyDays!!!! That moment when you’re complaining with the delivery driver about how bad the road to the house is when you realize that you might actually know Spanish now.
#HappyDays 175 Watched something that I had designed over and over and over in my head for the last six months finally take shape
#HappyDays 167 Another day, another country, another loaf of sourdough baked and consumed
#HappyDays 166 Sticky toffee pudding with custard and a Guinness after a long hike along the coast of Wales
#HappyDays 164 Sat down on the plane and made one of those instant connection travel friends and chatted the whole flight before falling asleep next to each other on the bus
#HappyDays 162 found out that about a fifth of my cuttings have rooted and are now going to be part of the patio design
#HappyDays 155 After work Tuesday beers.
#HappyDays 148 Exploring abandoned vernacular Spanish architecture between cliffs and vines
#HappyDays 147 Beautiful sunrise and sunset on two very different parts of spain
#HappyDays 144 Received an amazing stylized caricature of myself which im now in need of a home to hang on my wall
#HappyDays 143 Took cash out of an ATM for the first time in six months, feels good to be less dependent on plastic again.