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A Day of Remembrance

Family members plant flowers, trim grass, pull a few weeds, decorate graves of loved ones.

One time Mary and I scrubbed lichen off the granite with our toothbrushes. 75 more words


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Reblog of Memorial Day in Zanesville Ohio May 2010. Not a single like in 2010? Stay tuned for a new Memorial Day blog post Monday morning May 30, 2016...

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Canberra, Australia’s capital, is a beautiful 3 hour drive from Sydney, so we made a quick weekend trip last month with our friend Ben who bravely took the wheel on the opposite side of the road. 883 more words

Happy Memorial Day and remember . . .

Lest we forget, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those men and women of the armed forces who have made the supreme sacrifice in times of war.   379 more words


Red Poppies in Memory of Veterans

Every year around Memorial Day, you see volunteers of the American Legion Auxiliary distributing bright red crepe paper poppies made by hospitalized veterans in exchange for contributions which help both disabled and hospitalized veterans.  419 more words


Did you know?

Troedyrhiw Fallen Heroes War Memorial was unveiled on 28th September 1921 by Major-General C.J. Deverell C.B.,D.S.O. (photo above). It had been paid for by public subscriptions raised through the efforts of a fundraising committee of local residents (photo above). 368 more words

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This week I have posted a picture of a Sun-Star Starfish which was captured by my son at Macduff Aquarium. Our family were up staying in Banff for a few days in the Easter holidays and as the weather was not too sunny outdoors, they decided to take a visit to the Aquarium in nearby Macduff.   245 more words

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