Well this is it. I'm actually posting this blog from my tablet. I know that doesn't sound impressive to you but to me, let's just say it took a bit of courage. Okay, not scary courage but courage to try something I have never done before. I am not a computer person and strangely enough I have a fear that many things I try on my computer are going to end in disastrous results. Wrong photos, weird links posted, really strange words appearing because of spell check. You get the picture.
So I Googled what app I needed to be able to edit my blogs on my Weebly website, downloaded it and then took the little tutorial and Voila! I did it. Not a pro but with a little more practice ...
But this is the weird thing. When I tell people I'm going off somewhere like Africa they often say that I'm brave. That they wish they had the courage to go where I'm going. And I look at them and shake my head because to me there's nothing scary about going to Africa. A big adventure? Yes. Scary? No.
I guess I'm just saying that different things are scary to different people but we can't let our fears define us. Our world would be a very small place if we didn't step out of our comfort zone to enjoy the many adventures out there waiting for us.
Okay, enough preaching. Now I'm going to try to post a photo I took with my tablet. No big thing for you computer savvy people but to me, we'll ...
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