Author Archives: TheRobbInn

About TheRobbInn

Robbinn's Recipes is my online recipe collection of gluten-free, healthy meals.

The drought has ended, literally!

We  haven’t been caching for over three months, except for a short puzzle cache early in March. No particular reason; we haven’t been ill; we haven’t “gone off” caching; we haven’t been overly busy (or have we? Perhaps we have … Continue reading

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Pesky Puzzles and Brilliant Drive Bys

I keep telling myself that we are all good at something, but not other things.  It seems one of the things I am not good at is a puzzle cache !!   We seem to have a tremendous amount of them … Continue reading

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February 19 : Isle of Wight ‘Wonky’ Caching

We have mentioned before on our blog that both of us are keen Scrabblers, and every year we attend a weekend event on the Isle of Wight. Most of the other competitors arrive a couple of hours befor… Source: February … Continue reading

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Crocodiles, Dragons and now Bats !!!

Cockrobbinn had rather an important appointment recently and I was accompanying him. We were both dressed rather smartly and arrived at our destination half-an-hour early (anyone that knows us will soon tell you that we ALWAYS arrive early, wherever we … Continue reading

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Insalan the Island Dragon

It was only recently we complained that we hadn’t found a travel bug during our travels but lo and behold, or perhaps I should say with a puff of smoke – we found Insalan the Island Dragon hiding within the … Continue reading

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A Crocodile in Surrey ???

Under a mile from our home and we never knew Watchetts Lakes existed. Only another geocacher can appreciate the excitement we felt when we saw that a small series of caches had been placed very close to our home.  The … Continue reading

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Reaching and Overtaking our 500th Find

Last December, we visited Worthing and managed to find quite a few caches along the shoreline from Ferring to just before Worthing Pier where we spotted The Burlington Hotel which beckoned with the most amazing lunch. As mentioned in my … Continue reading

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