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Of showers. And woolens. And comfort reading.

They say its four seasons in a day here in Melbourne, and while that is all true and seen, these days its mostly rains and showers. 564 more words


You GoT Me Convinced ...

Exactly a month ago, I had written a post about being anti – Game of Thrones despite my husband’s numerous attempts to get me to watch it. 476 more words


Art Nouveau Ladies and Vintage Sugar and Lace

Sewing is progressing slowly in this house: occasionally stuff happens, it just does not get photographed.  Some fabric for The Daughter’s Sudoko Grid for her winter school wardrobe got “re-deployed” elsewhere.   817 more words

Winter is (nearly) here!!!

All photos credited to Helen Sloan/HBO

After a botched reveal and a tease HBO has now released promotional photos of the upcoming season of Game of Thrones. 41 more words


Innovation is Coming.

Innovation is the plague that has stalked the earth since the beginning of time itself.

It is responsible for the survival of the Homo-Sapien at the cost of the extinction of the Homo-Erectus. 496 more words

Lord of Bones Wildling chief

The Lord of Bones, also mocked as “Rattleshirt” by the brothers of the Night’s Watch, is a wildling leader of renown. He is called Rattleshirt due to his armor, which is made up of loosely-tied bones that clatter as he moves. 72 more words


Bannon’s Views Can Be Traced to a Book That Warns, ‘Winter Is Coming’

“The Fourth Turning,” a 1997 book that foresees a crisis on par with the Civil War, helps explain the basis of an “America First” agenda that Stephen K. 10 more words