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Tracing Braswell-Bracewell Ancestry

Painting of Grantham Church by J.M.W. Turner {Public domain}, via Wikimedia Commons; watercolour and graphite,1797

Today I’ve been revisiting ancestry dot com’s information on my Strickland ancestors, one branch of which diverts by marriage into the Braswell-Bracewell line of Ann Braswell (1680–1734, born VA) who married Matthew Strickland (born in England in 1655). 247 more words


Replacing Missing Teeth- Part 1 (Implants)

Despite advances in modern dentistry, we sometimes have to remove teeth when they are no longer saveable.

There are currently 3 options: implants, bridges or dentures. 476 more words


The Legend of George Grantham

George Farley “Boots” Grantham played against the likes of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in the 1927 World Series.  He was a Pittsburgh Pirate in 1927.   479 more words

Do we learn anything from crisis?

Jeremy Grantham was asked whether “we will learn anything from this turmoil”. He said, “We will learn an enormous amount in the short term, quite a bit in the medium term and absolutely nothing in the long term. 68 more words


Why does my tooth hurt?

One common for toothache is periapical disease but what does that mean?

  • Bacteria from the mouth enter the nerve via a microscopic space and dentinal tubules under the restoration (or decay/crack);
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Going Back In Time

March 27, 2016

We went on a tour today to Stonehenge and Bath. Both of them were super cool. Our coach left from Victoria Coach Station, and I had been there before, so I was able to lead my parents to where we needed to be. 824 more words


Town Spotlight: Grantham, England

Here at The College Travel Enthusiast, we try to highlight as many places as we can. Some are well known. Some are not so much — which is probably the case for Grantham, a small town in the English countryside. 179 more words