Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jefferson’s Bible goes on display

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Forward to a Friend Featured Artifact Plymouth Rock Pieces Did you know that when the Pilgrims arrived in New England in 1620 they did not actually land at Plymouth Rock? The story … Continue reading

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BEGIN WITH YES – a special announcement!

Click here to view this email in your browser Begin Within Now Available! “Want to help the people in your life heal, grow, be happier and more content? Then pay attention to your own journey. Not only will you be … Continue reading

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Past, Current & Future Technology

I am enjoying a lunch of corn soup, a grilled turkey & cheese sandwich, and cucumber slices, while absorbing “Modern Marvels: Future Tech” on HISTORY CHANNEL. I enjoy most episodes on “Modern Marvels,” but this particular episode has captivated me. … Continue reading

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New Exhibit and Event Reminder – Lincoln Cottage in Washington DC

New and Upcoming at President Lincoln’s Cottage NEW Exhibit! Abraham Lincoln: A Man of His Time, A Man for All Times This exhibit invites visitors to look beyond the myth. We hope that presenting Lincoln’s own words in speeches, letters … Continue reading

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The Gathering Storm…

There seems to be an even greater wave of unrest sweeping our country, and the world. To be honest, I’ve not followed Occupy Wall Street, and what I did follow initially did not necessarily ring with any clarity of the … Continue reading

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So many 'thank you's'

Friday morning Quintin and I went on a major hike through Dayton’s Woodland Cemetery next to University of Dayton’s campus. Thursday night was a bit on the rough side with the loss of Logan, but Friday morning’s hike through the … Continue reading

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"Your Dog's Dead"

Several folks have asked me if I’ve ever had a pet die. Yes, I have; however, my first dog, an American Eskimo, died when I was about two or three years old, and my second dog, Pokey, died my senior … Continue reading

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…A Fond Farewell…

As I write this while sitting up in bed at my hospital table used for working mostly late into the night, Logan snuggles next to me. This is a familiar sight, and the warmth of her fur next to me … Continue reading

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Mooned

YOU’VE BEEN MOONED The photos below are very cleverly done. It must have taken several evenings to produce these “moon shots” and a great imagination. .

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GoodIdeasandTips.com

Cool beans! Martha Stewart – you’re up! http://clicks.aweber.com/y/ct/?l=E8rS_&m=3c5N2ZrEAvDVYNB&b=oGcGjn5yZz7ZJqK44c4lZw Hair Wraps – 2011-10-05 12:57:05.361649-04 With 3 girls at our house and a lot of hair, I am always looking for fun and creative hair ideas to play with! Today, I found … Continue reading

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…Columbus Day 2011…

As a young child growing up in the late 1960’s I was caught up with discovery and exploration. It was an exciting time to watch rockets lifting off, men walking on the moon or bouncing around in the moon-buggy, and … Continue reading

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Cottage Conversation with David Blight

Cottage Conversation with David Blight October 27, 2011 Join us on Thursday, October 27 for an enlightening evening with David Blight as he discusses his new book American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era (Sept 2011) Reception: … Continue reading

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…Social Networking…

The past several days I’ve enjoyed the fortunes of social network as I attempt to complete a multitude of tasks. With my cell phone in hand, I have a remarkable tool at my fingertips as I dart about my day … Continue reading

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