Category Archives: Blogs Reposted From Others

Every once in a while I want to share a wonderful post by another blogger that I know is great.

Things I See Around Town: Greenville Farmers’ Market

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Originally posted on A Walk in the Garden:
We spent last weekend in Greenville, SC, visiting my daughter and her family. On Saturday morning we went downtown to visit the Farmers’ Market and then have lunch. I was overwhelmed by…

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A Visit to the Windy City, Part 2: Eating Our Way Across Chicago

Originally posted on SaylingAway:
Since retiring, my husband and I have been eating more lightly. Traveling with my daughter and son-in-law reminded us of what it was like when we were young and could eat without the subsequent explosion on…

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A Visit to the Windy City Part 1: The Chicago Fire of 1871

Originally posted on SaylingAway:
As mentioned in a post last week, I spent four days in Chicago with my daughter and son-in-law. Have you ever wondered why it is that Chicago has so many nicknames? The Windy City, The City…

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The World’s Outstanding Women (WOW): Daphne Du Maurier

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Originally posted on IF I ONLY HAD A TIME MACHINE:
Throughout history women have made their mark in a wide variety of ways.  Each Saturday I plan to highlight one of these remarkable women.  There will be no limit to…

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Edmund White – Hotel de Dream

Originally posted on Lady Fancifull:
Dream or Reality? Edmund White, American writer whose subject is often the sexual mores of society – as a gay man born in 1940 he has lived through, and charted, many changes in attitudes towards…

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To Lisa, on Her Birthday.

I want to share this wonderful blog post written by friend David W. Worster.  His blog is called The Heron Rises. I know you will  enjoy his tribute to his wife on her birthday with the poem A Quoi Bon … Continue reading

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The Roosevelt’s & Maryann Holloway’s Look at Eleanor

I hope you didn’t miss this PBS seven-part, fourteen hour film that follows the Roosevelt’s  for more than a century, from Theodore’s birth in 1858 to Eleanor’s death in 1962. This is a wonderful look into three members of the most … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: A Wedding Treat

Originally posted on A Walk in the Garden:
I hope all will forgive me for cheating just a little in this week’s offering for In a Vase on Monday.  I will not be displaying anything from my garden this week. This…

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The World’s Outstanding Women (WOW): Coco Chanel

Originally posted on IF I ONLY HAD A TIME MACHINE:
Throughout history women have made their mark in a wide variety of ways.  Each Saturday I plan to highlight one of these remarkable women.  There will be no limit to…

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