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Carolina in my mind.

James Taylor wrote the song while homesick in Spain, so we’ve turned the tables a bit and are in the part of the world he loved so much as we think about our home near the border of Spain. Let’s … Continue reading

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The Adventure Continues!

We are still moving slowly along in our 6 wheeled camping car that we have christened Janey-Rae. As we roll along the small bi-ways of the Northeast at 40-50 mph (64-80 kph) she doesn’t guzzle the gas too badly. We recently … Continue reading

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Get Your Kicks on Route 66 (or elsewhwere;-)!

The Dexit (Diomede exit) took place on July 1st. It didn’t cause as much a fuss as the Brexit did, but there was a certain amount of upheaval involved. Two days after we arrived my brother had a BBQ with … Continue reading

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Refugee Crisis in Europe – Are We Powerless?

The short answer to that question is, “No we are not!” Hello everyone. I hope you are all well, healthy, and happy as we move into the Springtime (or Autumn for my readers on the other side of the equator;-). … Continue reading

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Travel the world with art (or any other talent;-)!

First blog of 2016          HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!! Have you ever wanted to travel the world but thought, I don’t have the money, where do I begin, how can I get started, I don’t speak a … Continue reading

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Why Corporations Suck (the humanity out of us).

I have always been a fan of small businesses. When I grew up we called many of the shops we went into by the owner’s name. There was Vinny’s Pizza, Mike’s Deli, Artie’s Candy Store and Larry’s Butcher to name … Continue reading

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Sierra Leone & The West – not far away, but worlds apart.

Hello everyone. In this short photo essay flit between the two worlds of the developed west, and Sierra Leone, Western Africa. Not far away from each other, but in many ways worlds apart. Enjoy – Like – Share – Post … Continue reading

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The Welder’s Way.

Hello everyone. Hope all is as good as it can be. What does life have in store for us, and how can we make a difference to those around us? Here Jerry shows that the path to where we are … Continue reading

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Wind Turbines – The other side of the story.

I love watching the large vanes of wind turbines spinning and creating usable electricity. I prefer that sight to the steam coming out of cooling towers in a nuclear facility any day. In the wake of Fukushima and other like disasters, why wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Francesca Diomede – The Mysterious Door, cursive writing and more.

Francesca Diomede – The Mysterious Door, cursive writing and more..

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