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I am a little behind on my posting, but I have kept up with at least one roll per week. Over the 4th of July weekend my neighborhood celebrates with a parade and barbecue. 95 more words


Will Murphy strike again?

Next week is hectic. Concerts, milestone birthday celebrations that require overnight stays, out-of-town dinners, family reunions – They all fall in the same week. Yes, it’s exciting but it’s also exhausting. 324 more words


Father's Day and Farewells...

June 2014

The arrival of June meant that it was time for Papa and Leon to return to Singapore. Once again, it was back to 4 of us. 170 more words


Maybe It Is Not The End...

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential….

these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.”

~ Confucius


Inside a Terreiro: Casa de Òsùmàrè

Here’s another look inside of a terreiro.  Fusion.net visited the Casa de Òsùmàrè in Bahia to film this short documentary about Candomblé.  In English, some background is provided about the religion’s survival in Brazil during political persecution.

Candomblé Structure

The Obligatory Eid Post

So much Sugar my dentist is gonna kill me? Check.

Parents and Grandparents happy? Check.

Cousins? Check.

Henna/Mehndi? Check.

Eidi? (aka the sweets/money/gifts we get every Eid) Check. 97 more words


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Hands are often used in primary schools to…

 create a work of art.


Wordless Wednesday (create-with-joy.com)


Craftyspices.com_Wordless Wednesday