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How to Take Up the Mantle – Part 2

You are invited to visit the First Church of Corinth Sundays at 9:00 a.m. Come and see strange sights, hear weird noises, and observe bizarre behaviors. 605 more words
Church Age

Vintage find for my bedroom! 

About a year ago my fiancé and I visited a vintage shop in town and I fell in love with this fireplace / mantle piece. I’ve been thinking about it all year ya’ll! 205 more words

Home Decor

Mickey Mantle Batting, 1962

Mickey Mantle Batting, 1962

The switch-hitting Yankees slugger at bat against the Washington Senators. Photo by Walter Iooss Jr. Prints are of the highest quality and are personally approved and hand-signed by Iooss. 17 more words

Pixel Earth 2

A slightly more comprehensive version of the previous post. Once again, each pixel is 1 kilometer deep. The pixels at sea level (the thin green line near the top) are 1 kilometer wide, corresponding to a total width of 6,371 kilometers at sea level or an angular width of 1 radian, or 57 degrees. 70 more words


The Mantle of Advice

I never thought of the fireplace mantle in a home as a focus of self expression until I owned my own. I figured I would hang something over mine eventually, but it was not priority over my initial projects in the house, which were painting over dated wallpaper and exorcising cat hair. 532 more words

Sibling rivalry or simply a case of looking after number one?

In early February 1866 a ‘decent looking young man’ was presented at Mansion House Police Court on a charge of robbery.

Joseph Searle was accused of ‘being concerned in an extensive robbery’ of Mr Scott’s mantle* factory in Bishopsgate Street, in the City of London. 398 more words


Timely Treasures - Gifting a Mechanical Clock

This year I decided to part with three of my vintage clocks. Rather than sell them which would have offset tool purchases, I decided that there is no better way than gifting them. 418 more words