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Chawton II: My Calm in the Storm

Starting last Sunday, we all headed back to the archives! My focus this week was to continue making my way through the Knight Collection, with an emphasis on reading novels by women writers that were part of the Knight library before 1818. 986 more words

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Chawton I: Life is But a Dream

This weekend marked the wrap of my first week in Chawton and it was a beauty! I arrived in Chawton last Monday afternoon after a smooth trip from Amsterdam back to the United Kingdom. 1,819 more words

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Amsterdam: Canals, Pride, and Windmills

The third and final stop on the #sistereurope grand tour was Amsterdam. We had tickets on the evening train to Amsterdam that left from Paris Nord, the same station we arrived at from London. 1,308 more words

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Paris: Masterpieces, Magic, and a French Palace

After too few hours of sleep, we awoke early to catch our train to Paris. We walked to the tube station in the crisp morning air only to arrive and find the station closed! 1,902 more words

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Highland Cows

This Highland Cow struck such a model pose that it left me wondering if they are trained to do so…or was I just lucky?


London: Wizardry, Shakespeare, and Bloody Mary

Leg 1 of #sisterseurope is complete and it was wonderful!

On Friday, we flew on a direct, overnight flight from Vancouver to London. Unfortunately, both Jenna and I were stuck in middle seats. 1,454 more words

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The West Highland Way

A sunny day along the banks of Loch Lomond.

The West Highland Way in Scotland reveals breathtakingly beautiful scenery for those who dare to lace up their boots and make the trek.   25 more words