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Providence Provides!!!


The Fall Equinox is fast approaching, and with it comes the season of Autumn. Old things fall away, and it’s a beautiful process to behold… As a card-carrying October baby, I’ve always prized this as my favorite season, and this year, it gets spiced up by the added fact that I’m casting off some old things of my own, and moving to a new residence. 194 more words

Ironwood Genealogy Trip - Eklund Family

This summer my husband and I traveled to Ironwood and the Keweenaw Peninsula for our vacation. His Eklund and Kivi ancestors settled there after arriving from Finland, most of the men working in the iron ore mines. 318 more words

Eklund

Ironwood Genealogy Trip - Kivi Family

This summer my husband and I traveled to Ironwood and the Keweenaw Peninsula for our vacation. His Eklund and Kivi ancestors settled there after arriving from Finland, most of the men working in the iron ore mines. 294 more words

Eklund

Anns Hill Cemetry 6/9/2016

A quick sketch from my neighbourhood cemetery.

Art

Tombstones 

It can be pretty easy to capitulate and allow oneself to get sidetracked ignoring…nah shelving one’s own deepseated interests…but not today. I had just about had it and decided to take a breather and do a couple of things that I have put off for so long. 100 more words

Being Happy

Cemeteries - The Final Stop

Hello everyone! I’m feeling particularly perky this evening – surprising only because I spent the day immersed in death and the macabre. Somber stuff; or at least I thought it would be. 169 more words

Uplifting

The Contrast

In Portland, Oregon lies a cemetery that we visited on our trip there in July. I love to roam old cemeteries and read the epitaphs and see the various art on the tombs. 576 more words

Scenery