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Proverbial Thursday - Global Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. 146 more words

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Proverbial Thursday - Global Wisdoms

Proverbs and sayings provide us with wise words, hitherto uttered by generally anonymous folk. Said ever so succinctly, and eloquently, that a thousand meanings can be revealed in a few succinct words. 226 more words

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Proverbial Thursday - Global Wisdoms

Proverbs and sayings provide us with wise words, hitherto uttered by generally anonymous folk. Said ever so succinctly, and eloquently, that a thousand meanings can be revealed in a few succinct words. 189 more words

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A Timeless Norwegian Art

History of Norwegian Rosemaling

Rosemaling is a little known traditional art form unique to Norway and is characterized by stylized flowers and ‘c’ and ‘s’ shaped scrolls, inspired by the Renaissance and Acanthus motifs. 511 more words

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Proverbial Thursday - Global Wisdoms

Proverbs provide us with wise words, hitherto uttered  by generally anonymous people. Uttered ever so succinctly, and so eloquently that a thousand meanings can be revealed in their simple words. 167 more words

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Happy Birthday in Danish

First posted in March, 2016.

In one of my cleaning frenzies, I came to delete this post, which was made for a dear friend. I know that it is not  the same as the first time, and it won’t be in the same order as back then, but living is learning, so I am posting it once more, with my greatest apologies. 284 more words

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New Trekkers, New Trails, New Adventures

The other night I looked down at my shoes … I love my shoes, Asolo Trekkers … they looked a bit sad. They’ve been down rivers, across mountains, through desert sand and on many streets U.S.A. 492 more words