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A Long Expected Party

My son, Turner, had his FIRST BIRTHDAY on Sunday! I went all out with the decor. We love the Lord of the Rings in this family and I’m a big fan of the Shire. 9 more words


A Visit to Middle Earth

So. Today. We did some things in Rotorua, but I’m not going to waste time talking about it because we went to Middle Earth today. For real. 749 more words

Foreign Travel

Meeting Middle Earth.

If you really want to know what Middle-earth is based on, it’s my wonder and delight in the earth as it is, particularly the natural earth. 1,317 more words

Australia, New Zealand & Middle Earth

Our crazy foray into the Outback began with more time in airports and airplanes than I’ve ever spent. After the brief puddle-jumper flight to Vancouver, B.C. 1,293 more words



A county or district, especially in England. Old English “scir”=care, official charge < Germanic “*skiro” or “skizo.”


A Court of Candles

Hi!!! It’s another candle unboxing!!

In this new collection I’ve got:

Percabeth: a combination of Percy and Annabeth from the Percy Jackson Series by Rick Riordan. 216 more words


Dear you

Dear you,

Warsan Shire wrote,

“My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude.”

And though this is my work of writing, I must include her quote, because she wrote it so beautifully, so perfectly. 202 more words

For You