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Retrotechtacular: Stateside Assembly and Launch of V-2 Rockets

At the end of World War II, the United States engaged in Operation Paperclip to round up German V-2 rockets and their engineers. The destination for these rockets? 308 more words

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USAF Arctic Survival Suit Overcoat

Here is a cool, warm rather, piece of militaria. You are looking at a USAF Arctic Survival Suit or overcoat. If you have an interest in this item, you’re probably a little more familiar with it than I am. 380 more words


Amazing Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

I was told that my month of cookies was severely lacking – no chocolate chip cookies. To remedy that I found a recipe that may not have been easy, but the scent that wafted out of the kitchen took me back in time. 434 more words


Quirky Silk Route

It was a pleasant journey along the silk route on the treacherous terrain of Sikkim. It was a journey to be cherished :) Sikkim is a gorgeous heavenly place for any nature lover. 243 more words


sarah's pizza dough

To my recollection, I’ve only ever used 2 pizza dough recipes – at all altitudes. And they were both from friends in Peru years ago! This one is Sarah’s. 106 more words


The Great Cookie Freezing Experiment

During my month of baking cookies I saved a few from each batch to see how they would freeze. I had never tried this before because when I bake there aren’t any leftovers. 284 more words


thin air by tom clausen

in the garden

right by St. Francis

the woodchuck hole 7 more words

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