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Daria Blackwell
sailor, marketer, entrepreneur, adventurer
sailor, marketer, entrepreneur, adventurer
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A fellow grapist
I received a lovely note from Trevor Sharot who has planted some grapevines and is growing grapes in London. For some reason, he is making the wine in Singapore. Can't wait to hear about that. A kindred spirit who has embarked on a similarly preposterous (o...
A fellow grapist
A fellow grapist
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Weather statistics for Clew Bay, Ireland vs Galicia, Spain
Clew Bay  (Belmullet) vs  Galicia  (Combarro) I found a great Norwegian website YR.no that provides weather forecasting and climate statistics for the world. I wanted to compare the climate of the albarino wine growing region of Galicia with the new wine gr...

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Staying put - loss of ambition with age
For the first time in my life, I have experienced a loss of ambition. It happened just as we were heading off to sail for two weeks in Galicia. I had no interest in traveling or sailing, but I didn't say anything to anyone. When we got there, I had no inter...
Staying put - loss of ambition with age
Staying put - loss of ambition with age
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Staying put - loss of ambition with age
For the first time in my life, I have experienced a loss of ambition. It happened just as we were heading off to sail for two weeks in Galicia. I had no interest in traveling or sailing, but I didn't say anything to anyone. When we got there, I had no inter...
Staying put - loss of ambition with age
Staying put - loss of ambition with age
viticultureireland.blogspot.com

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Storms in September
This week, we had the remnants of an Atlantic Hurricane, Helene, pass through followed closely by the first named storm of the season, Ali, and the threat of two more storms on the horizon. Helene fizzled. But Ali intensified. It was to abate by about 11 am...
Storms in September
Storms in September
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September in Vigo
View from the maritime museum toward Bouzas We are docked at the Liceo de Maritimo  in Bouzas, Vigo preparing Aleria for her winter at the Astilleros Lagos  boatyard. We've removed the sails and other sundry items from the deck, stowed the dinghy, cleaned o...
September in Vigo
September in Vigo
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La Solitaire URGO Le Figaro - the challenge!
La Solitaire URGO Le Figaro - the challenge!
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