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Rare Photos of WWII U.S. Servicemen in New Zealand

Originally posted on Treasured Lives:
The Auckland War Memorial Museum in New Zealand has just digitized and published an amazing collection of photographs of United States servicemen who were stationed at Warkworth in…

Painting for Charity

As some of my regular followers know, I began dabbling in painting about a year ago.  I found I really enjoy it.  So much so that I want to keep doing it!  I… Continue reading

Bloggers Unite for Peace

Originally posted on Uncle Spike's Adventures:
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” Edmund Burke Here are some ways to add your support…

House Project – Electricity!!

We are currently waiting on some info from contractors so that we can submit our permit for the main part of our rehab project so I thought I’d update a bit more on… Continue reading

House Project – I Think I Married a Super Hero!

Our house project continues… Now that the tree has been removed from the roof and the others have been pruned we can move on to the next phase. Our second priority is to… Continue reading

House Project – Sometimes a Tree Must Fall

For some reason or other I have run into technical problems when trying to write my next post. My computer went kaput and while researching what my next purchase would be I was… Continue reading

When I’m Gone

An incredibly beautiful and moving piece that speaks for itself. When I’m Gone

Staying Ahead of the Game

September is here and already I am seeing Halloween being promoted in the stores which means the heavy marketing of merchandise has started now and will continue through Christmas. I really believe that… Continue reading

House Project – Small Victories That Take The Sting Out Of Dealing With The Unexpected

In an earlier post I mentioned a new project I have embarked upon…a house project. One of the most rewarding parts of this house project is learning so many new things. Having never… Continue reading