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GREEK ODYSSEY – PART III

All my life I’ve wanted to visit Greece and indulge my passion for ancient history, archaeology and mythology. When my husband first broached the subject of marking our 40th anniversary with a vacation, it came to mind immediately. Thus,…Read more

Saronic Gulf

GREEK ODYSSEY – PART II

All my life I’ve wanted to visit Greece and indulge my passion for ancient history, archaeology and mythology. When my husband first broached the subject of marking our 40th anniversary with a vacation, it came to mind immediately. Thus,…Read more

greek odyssey

ROAD TO GREECE: GREEK ODYSSEY I

All my life I’ve wanted to visit Greece and indulge my passion for ancient history, archaeology and mythology. When my husband first broached the subject of marking our 40th anniversary with a vacation, it came to mind immediately. Thus,…Read more

duck pond expanded

HOME AGAIN AFTER 41 YEARS!

One of the highlights of our European vacation was going back to Soest, my birthplace in Germany, for the first time in decades. On the way, we stopped overnight at my mother’s hometown of Bochum, where…Read more

Spanish Steps

A PASSION FOR ANCIENT HISTORY

Welcome to the Writer’s Post Blog Hop # 89 This week’s host is Darla Dollman of Blessed Little Creatures. The chosen theme: ♦ HISTORY♦ Ancient history has always been a major passion of mine. The…Read more

#MusicMonday Five Decades of the Moody Blues

#MusicMonday; HEART (ONCE MORE)

Welcome to Music Monday This week’s feature is HEART (ONCE MORE) The original post, from April 15/13, highlighted the band’s history and their current Heartbreaker Tour Read it HERE. Yes, I’m on another “concert high”…Read more

#MusicMonday Five Decades of the Moody Blues

#MusicMonday; THE ROLLING STONES

Welcome to ♫ Music Monday ♫ Since I’m still on a concert high, going back to the night of June 6, this week’s feature is: THE ROLLING STONES

IN MEMORY OF OUR BEAUTIFUL TASHA

World’s Greatest Dalmatian Nov. 5, 1991 to May 22, 2007 [Originally published May 22, 2011] ‘Twas six years ago But I miss you so And the tears still flow ♥ When this date comes along…Read more

#MusicMonday Five Decades of the Moody Blues

#MusicMonday; HEART

Welcome to Music Monday This week’s feature is HEART. Seattle sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson are the “Heart and Soul” of the band Heart, which has seen other members come and go over the years.…Read more

Doglady's Den

#WordlessWednesday: SPRING BREAK

Happy Wordless Wednesday, everyone! Thursday Favourite (living) Things: DOGS! ♥♥ Please leave a comment and have a great day! For fellow bloggers; come join in! Blog Hops hosted by: BlogPaws Create with Joy Wordless Wednesday Bloggers …Read more

#MusicMonday Five Decades of the Moody Blues

#MusicMonday; NEIL YOUNG

Welcome to Music Monday This week’s feature is another long-time favourite, my fellow Canadian, Neil Young

#MusicMonday Five Decades of the Moody Blues

#MusicMonday; ERIC BURDON

This is my inaugural post for the weekly “Music Monday” link up. Just perfect for a music fanatic like me! Today’s offering is about one of my all-time favourites; Eric Burdon, former lead singer of The…Read more

debbie loves holidays

DOGGIE CHRISTMAS

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Doglady's Den

#WordlessWednesday: THE THANKSGIVING CREW

WELCOME TO WORDLESS WEDNESDAY! How to join a Blog Hop This week’s participants The Thanksgiving Crew http://danajoward.wordpress.com/2012/11/21/wordless-wednesday-4/ http://www.create-with-joy.com/2012/11/wordless-wednesday-mister-big-paws.html

Flamingo Hotel Las Vegas

SAN DIEGO & LAS VEGAS ADVENTURE

My husband and I recently flew down to San Diego, California, to visit my mother and help her out with a few things. (She’s 88 and doing well. ) For those who aren’t familiar, San Diego…Read more