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Bicycles for Wednesday Whimsy

Continuing on with my very loose theme of summer activities, today I’m sharing some charming Victorian trade (advertising) cards on the subject of bicycles. And who knew there were so many great quotes about bicycles?! 221 more words

Rowboats for Wednesday Whimsy

When I was a kid growing up, my grandparents built a summer cottage beside a lake in upstate New York. We all spent hours and hours there and some of my best memories center around the lake. 231 more words

Celebrating Independence Day This Week for Wednesday Whimsy

I’ve been saving a little group of special Victorian trade (advertising) cards for this July 4th week!

There, I guess King George will be able to read that. 371 more words

Bits of Egyptiana for Wednesday Whimsy

In honor of my latest romance set in ancient Egypt, Ghost of the Nile, I’m sharing some Victorian trade (advertising) cards and other ephemera I’ve collected. 293 more words

May I Have This Dance for Wednesday Whimsy

I’m in the mood to dance this week, between the “Dancing With the Stars” finale, and the new video mashup of “Just Shut Up and Dance”, plus a… 611 more words

Mothers for Wednesday Whimsy

With Mother’s Day coming this weekend, and being a mother and grandmother myself, I figured that was the best topic for today’s Wednesday Whimsy. Oddly enough, I don’t have that many Victorian trade (advertising) cards featuring Mothers. 385 more words

Wednesday Whimsy Victorian Cards of Boys at Play

My brother’s birthday was fairly recently so when I looked through my box of Victorian trade (advertising) cards for this week, I decided to share the ones with boys and their games and toys. 509 more words