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News from the Path Valley Hotel, Episode # 98: The Dangers of Ironing

   Like most moms, I have some very clear memories of firsts with my kids. First giggle, first wail from Santa’s lap, first haircut with with craft scissors behind closed doors. 1,037 more words

Humor

Green Gal

A couple days ago Patrick and I swung into Elsewhere Vintage and their menswear counterpart Joyride Vintage for a bit of shopping. March is always a nice excuse to break out the green, and what says March and spring more than a two-tone green dress with little flowers? 119 more words

Fashion & Style

Rockin' Judge Begbie's!

We’re back from our short break from the live show circuit and we’re rarin’ to go! We’ll be closing out the month of March with a return visit to Judge Begbie’s Tavern in New Westminster, BC on Friday March 31st. 49 more words

Rockabilly

Joy Belle + Maka2

Joy Belle – 16 ft Clinker Open Launch

Joy Belle was built in 1954 by G C Hayter at Picton & was first used in Queen Charlotte Sounds as a commuter vessel, at some point it was sold as a fishing boat out of Akaroa, then returned to Nelson and held in storage until 2014 when the restoration project commenced & completed in 2017. 244 more words

Launches

Brigitte Bardot May 1956

24 Femmes Per Second: nouveaux postes de belles femmes chaque semaine; weekly posts of beautiful women; posti settimanali di belle donne; wöchentliche Beiträge der schönen Frauen; vecko inlägg av vackra kvinnor.

French

Brigitte Bardot in 'La Vérité' 1960

24 Femmes Per Second: nouveaux postes de belles femmes chaque semaine; weekly posts of beautiful women; posti settimanali di belle donne; wöchentliche Beiträge der schönen Frauen; vecko inlägg av vackra kvinnor.

French

"Dallas Skyline: Late Afternoon From Stemmons Freeway" by Ed Bearden -- 1959

Skyline and power plant… (click for larger image)

by Paula Bosse

I think the 1950s Dallas skyline is my favorite Dallas skyline. This lithograph by Dallas artist Ed Bearden shows all the usual superstars — the Southland Life Building, the Medical Arts Building, the Republic Bank Building, the Mercantile, the Magnolia — but it… 184 more words

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