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The Winter Beachcomber’s Guide

When you think of Bermuda you think of sun and swimming and boating, but at the moment nobody wants to get their toes wet! In the winter months, it's easy to be stuck with nothing to do. Luckily, it's not too cold to put on a fleece and walk along a windy beach, looking for treasures washed up there. We've created this beach combing guide for the adventurers among us.   Mermaid’s Purse These black, twisted little treasures are actually…


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Bermuda Beasts: Barracuda

Probably a fish you'd hope to avoid when snorkeling or SCUBA diving, the barracuda has a reputation for being a bit of a stalker and thanks to their predator status and reputation for liking shiny things, the barracuda can be…


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10 Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Use

Despite its many uses, plastic is an enemy to the environment and we as a collective body of human beings use far too much of it. If reducing plastic use was a resolution for you in 2021, you're not alone…


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What To Do With Your Dead Christmas Tree

Now that Christmas is over, it's time to get the Christmas tree down and start the new year. But that doesn't mean you have to throw out your beloved tree: there are many ways to reuse it that will bring…


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LISTEN: A Walk on the Railway Trail

For most people living in Bermuda today, the name Tynes Bay conjures up the tall, cylindrical incinerator on Palmetto Road and the waste disposal facility. Essential though it is for disposing of much of our garbage, it does not seem…

Holidays

Blini with Caviar

What pairs well with champagne? Blinis and caviar, of course! Cheers to 2021!   Ingredients: 2 1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast (one 1/4-ounce envelope) 1/2 cup warm water (110 degrees) 1 cup all-purpose flour Coarse salt 1/2 cup low-fat buttermilk…