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Beautiful & Thoughtful: the gift and the giver

This lovely purple furoshiki is a gift from Older Daughter.  She returned from a 2-week tour of Japan with her grandparents last night, and this is the beautiful & thoughtful gift she brought me; purple is my favourite colour, of course, and the double-sided pattern is very artistic!   34 more words


Let's rejoice and be happy - Hava Nagila הבה נגילה

Hava Nagila is a Hebrew folk song, the title meaning “Let us rejoice”. Though the melody is an ancient one of folk origin, the commonly used lyrics were written by the Jewish Latvian musicologist, Abraham Zevi ldelsohn, in 1918, to celebrate the British victory in Palestine during World War I as well as the Balfour Declaration (on the partitioning of the Ottoman Empire, and British government support for a Jewish national home in Palestine, with the condition that nothing should be done which might prejudice the rights of existing communities there). 100 more words

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Happy International Puppy Day

Our pets mean everything to us.  They bring joy and comfort to many.  Join potluckycom in celebrating this happy puppy day and remember our pets are special too.

Holiday Cupcakes

Chocolate, chocolate chip cheesecake and vanilla cupcakes for St. Patrick’s Day. Enjoy!!

Corn Beef & Cabbage

          TGIF!!! Happy St. Patrick’s Day  If you didn’t get a chance to prepare for this happy day, you can purchase Corned Beef with Cabbage, Potatoes & Carrots (Cook in Bag) at Wegmans for $20,00.

When is a Smiley Face not just a smiley face?

Flying cheerfully & enthusiastically atop Somerset House when we visited a couple of months ago was this unexpected sight.  This Smiley flag was raised to commemorate… 155 more words

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