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A Short, Sweet and Somewhat Silly Post

As some of you might remember, I have a degree in history and one of the things I love is looking at old photographs.  I love images and am a very visual person so I incorporate the history buff into that by finding buff history.  I know, that was terrible but I couldn’t resist.  Quite… Continue reading A Short, Sweet and Somewhat Silly Post

Books · Crafts · DIY · Doctor Who · Etsy · History · Me · Old Timey Wimey Stuff · Paint · Photography · Scrapbook · Victorian

Entered The World Of Etsy Store Ownership

Yep, that’s right, I’ve opened a store on Etsy.  I’ve been mulling it over for quite some time and kept putting it off and putting it off.  I’m the type that wants to make things and sell them and be crafty and give my crafty goodness to the world but like most artistic people I… Continue reading Entered The World Of Etsy Store Ownership

Angels · Cemetery · History · Photography · Statues · Victorian · Wednesday

Wacky/Wonderful Wednesday

Here we are, time for another Wednesday post.  This time it lands in more of the wacky theme. The theme this week is… old grave markers, especially angels.  As I’ve mentioned before I love history and have a degree in it as well.  The Victorian period is one of my favorite periods and they were… Continue reading Wacky/Wonderful Wednesday

Acting · Books · Game of Thrones · History · House of Leaves · Louisa May Alcott · Mom · Neil Gaiman · Nook · Photography · Stories

Challenge Day 9. Also, books.

Day 9 and the theme is Someone You Love. I cheated a bit on this one because I didn’t take it.  That’s my mom and me as a baby.  So this photo is probably about 30 years old but I love my mom to death and she hates getting her picture taken (hmm, so that’s… Continue reading Challenge Day 9. Also, books.

Books · Film · History · Television

These are a few of my favorite things…

Maria Von Trapp liked raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, I like pirates and zombies and cowboys.  Maria liked bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens, I like the Victorian, Medieval, and Old West time periods.  I also love Doctor Who, Supernatural and a great many other television shows.  I love the color green… Continue reading These are a few of my favorite things…