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Countdown to Paris ~ Special memories

Each week I will post my favorite photos of Paris and the rest of France until I am once again in the City of Lights at the end of July. 123 more words

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Countdown to Paris - Tour Eiffel

Each week I will post my favorite photos of Paris and the rest of France until I am once again in the City of Lights at the end of July. 62 more words

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A good whining day

I usually don’t whine on my blog but today is a good whining day. Have a terrible cold this week which isn’t fun to begin with. 228 more words

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Good and Evil on my dresser top

Faces not so different
Both gnarled with age
My fairy godmother and my necromancer
Posed in uncomfortable juxtaposition on my dresser top

Meticulously carved expressions… 152 more words

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Mormon Meteor at Blackhawk Museum

I enjoyed learning about the Mormon Meteor III (video by Jay Leno) and hearing historian David Fetherston’s speak (video of lecture) about “Bonneville Then and Now” last Saturday September 10th as part of the Blackhawk Museum’s Speaker Series. 63 more words

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Chateaux of the Loire - Day Two: Chateau Sully-sur-Loire

Now THIS is what a castle is supposed to be! Visit the Chateau’s website and be sure to play the Presentation Clip and you too can experience what we did, traipsing up and down endless spiral stone staircases (hanging on to dear life to the rope “banisters” and taking it very slowly given my broken shoulder), admiring its grandeur, and enjoying it’s 700 year… 48 more words

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