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Travels with children in Europe – Part 3

Bonjour! This follows on from Travels with children in Europe – Part 2 and relates to our trip to Europe for 2 months in 2012 when our children were 2 and 4.  1,536 more words


Postcard 24.6: Palace of Versailles, France

Our last full day in Paris started with a day trip to Versailles — just outside of Paris — to visit the Palace of Versailles and ended with a quiet evening wandering Montmartre. 727 more words


The History of the Mattress

Where it all began

Believe it or not, the mattress has been around for almost 10,000 years. Maybe not the luxurious mattresses we know today, but a form of mattress was first invented in during the caveman period. 544 more words

Why I'm drawn to jacquard, brocade & double knits.

As a long time knitter and more recently a machine knitter, I’m captivated by knitting machines, both vintage and new.  The well of knowledge, engineering and their evolution has captivated the public for many years.   514 more words

Palace of Versailles (Paris, France)

Our ‘big’ vacation in 2015 took us to one of my favorite cities in the world – Paris, France – and we were able to visit the Palace of Versailles this time around. 188 more words

Travel Photography

Palace of Versailles

When I was in France traveling with a friend on a three week trip, we spent a day at the Palace of Versailles. One day is not enough. 354 more words