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2016: A Year in Photos

2016 was a pretty incredible year, and as it was so good to us I want a record of all the things we got up to each month so I can look back on them in the future. 549 more words


The Park No. 5

As a location Fort Steilacoom park attracts a lot of attention from local photographers who use it to stage engagement photos, birth announcements, senior photos, and so on. 128 more words


Stonehaven Harbour

Still in Stonehaven, this is a picture of the harbour.  The harbour dates back to before 1607 and has been destroyed by storms and repaired several times since then.  75 more words

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Chiltern Model Railway Exhibition 2017 #2

Getting to Stevenage from Redhill requires a circumnavigation of London on the M25, as one town is diametrically opposite to the other.  But the Dartford tunnel crossing had one bore closed on Saturday, so Allan played safe and drove through the centre of London.  439 more words


I'm with her! And that guy.

Yesterday, I had the privilege of marching with an estimated 12,000 women and men at the Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City. As a volunteer working the event, I spoke to over 100 men and women who came to show solidarity for not only women’s rights, but the overarching goal of social justice and civil rights. 569 more words

Catwalk To Freedom empowers South Sudanese girls

“A good education is the greatest gift you can give yourself or anyone else.” Mahtab Narsimhan… Education is one of the most vital gifts anyone can receive. 234 more words


Weekend Wandering #1

After much talk, acquiring a more comfortable traveling vehicle, and a few false starts – Gary and I enjoyed our first Weekend Wandering.  We left home Saturday morning and headed south to Walnut Ridge – hoping for lunch at the “local legend” Polar Freeze BBQ – which , unfortunately, was closed. 576 more words