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Teacher's Highland Cream, A High Quality Blended Scotch Whisky

Teacher’s Highland Cream

Abv: 43%

Scotch: Blended (45% Single Malt Content)

Age: Uncertain

Distillery: Ardmore

Background: This is a scotch whisky that I discovered at a wedding a long, long time ago. 121 more words


Carruthers - Gotland - Ashman

Carruthers Clan Society

Carruthers – Gotland – Ashman

In the last two blogs, it was mentioned that all the Carruthers ancestors, no matter how it is spelled, have the same 32-36 DNA markers, and our earliest location is Gotland.  961 more words

Just Saying 26.03

Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat.

Scottish Proverb


Prologue: White Supremacism, Scottish Identity, and the Declaration of Arbroath

I Am An Immigrant

There are few places in the world where I feel more rooted and at home than in my

“native” Minnesota. Even here, though, in my birthplace, I use the term “native” with great caution, almost irony: one can really only call oneself a “native” of this place if one is Dakota or Ojibwa. 1,708 more words

The Mortal

Time passes by my life,

Just as you pass by me;

And I can’t stop either.


The Living Graveyard

I sit in this place

Surrounded by you and others

My thoughts are drifting

I realise that life means death

This is the living graveyard. 70 more words