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Ratified~


Ratification ~ from the Latin ratus =fixed and facere =to make In 1789 when Thomas Jefferson was living in Paris as the U.S. ambassador to France, he became concerned that the relatively new Constitution consisted of few plain-spoken guarantees of … Continue reading

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Fun Day Sunday ~ Krampus!


If you’ve been here before then you know Sundays on my blog are all about wonder and smiles. In honor of mentally kicking back once in a while, Sundays are Fun Days! Each Sunday, visitors will find a fun, interesting, … Continue reading

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Shooting Stars!


Astronomy is old. Even the name is old. It comes from the Greek and literally means star accounting. People have been looking up at the sky since the dawn of mankind, and people have tried to explain what they were … Continue reading

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Your mountain is waiting #welovemountains


Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So… get on your way. ~Dr. Seuss In case you didn’t know, today is the eleventh International Mountain Day.   Seeking to broaden awareness, the United Nations General Assembly designated December 11th as … Continue reading

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Kewpies!


Vintage Greetings As mentioned earlier this month, my husband and I are building a vintage postcard scrapbook — one postcard at a time. The album covers 100 years from 1860 to 1960 and has many slots yet to be filled. … Continue reading

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Shine on


The moon has been so bright in the night sky as of late it’s been waking me up far earlier than usual, and I am by nature an early riser to begin with. It reminds me of an old cartoon, … Continue reading

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gifts to the next generation


If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself. Charles M. Schulz On this date in 1965, A Charlie Brown Christmas … Continue reading

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