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Accept-ional life affirming heavy metal

It was a night crammed full of almost every heavy metal cliché imaginable.

On 8 February 2018 at KOKO, one of London’s most beloved music venues, guitarists locked together in a rhythmic chug, songs extended with completely gratuitous guitar solos, and set-piece choral singalongs were enthusiastically encouraged. 951 more words


Happy Birthday to the Old Lutherans in Paitzdorf!

Some may look at this date, February 2nd, as being Groundhog Day.  Well, forty-seven years before the first Groundhog Day was celebrated in 1887, another memorable event occurred here in Perry County, Missouri.  624 more words

Invite to Dinner: the Brother Older than Lee

This week’s #52Ancestors prompt is “Invite to Dinner,” with suggestions of choosing an ancestor with whom you’d most like to dine, sharing a family recipe, or tales of a memorable family dinner. 534 more words

Blogging Prompts

Start: High School Sweethearts

So it’s January 2. As usual, I’ve made about 45962 resolutions, one of which is to resurrect this genealogy blog. I’m trying something new this year; I recently came across Amy Johnson Crow’s… 569 more words

Blogging Prompts

Le casse-noisette

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Pendant les fêtes de fin d’année, “Le casse-noisette” reste un classique à lire, écouter ou regarder. Au théâtre, à la maison, dans les écoles aux spectacles de fin d’année, ce conte ne finit pas de nous enchanter. 434 more words