Yearly Archives: 2017

Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdom

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last Week Rjukan, Norway

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object. I invite you to leave a comment, if you think you know the location of this week’s photograph. Please note that I will release comments in the latter … Continue reading

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Order within Borders- Art for All Ages

Do you wish you had an artistic bent so you could decorate your own objects? Do you work with children and want to occupy them with some simple craft? Continue reading

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Raspberry and Almond Shortbread

Wanting to feed some good comfort home bake that will be appreciated by all ages. I will share the recipe with you here. Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last week: Hagia Sophia

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object, such as the photograph last week, which has been kindly submitted by the blogger, TheSnowMeltsSomewhere which you will find below. This Week’s Photo I invite you to leave a … Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdoms

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation. Best savoured a little a time. Join in the discussion of their meaning. I post several and every Thursday Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdoms

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation. Best savoured a little a time.

They may sound trite, the authors are anonymous, and wisdom is surely found within their concise words. Continue reading

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A Timeless Norwegian Art

What is Rosemaling? A traditional form of Norwegian decoration folk art, practised more in America today than in Norway itself. Find out why. Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last week Zimbabwe

Can you guess the location of the mystery photo, or what it is? Test your trivia knowledge each Monday. Continue reading

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Røros – A Walk back in ‘Mine’

Way up in the central highlands of Norway, close to the Swedish border, lies a hidden gem with a history, unique and lengthy enough that UNESCO has placed it on its heritage list. Today, stepping back in time at Røros has more to offer than history. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdoms

Proverbs provide us with wise words, hitherto uttered  by generally anonymous people. Uttered ever so succinctly, and so eloquently that a thousand meanings can be revealed in their simple words.  General rules for life itself, from every corner of the … Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last time Venice

Can you guess the mystery location from the photograph? Monday Mystery Photo occurs each Monday and linkbacks are given to correct answers. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdoms

Each week, I post a quote and proverb and invite you to discuss its meaning. Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation. They may sound trite, the authors are anonymous, and wisdom is surely found within their concise words. Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last week Segovia

Can you guess the mystery location from the photograph? Test your knowledge of iconic sites and world geography. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdoms

Each Thursday, I post a quote, saying and proverb and open the discussion to the reader. I would be pleased to hear your thoughts. Everyone is welcome to comment. Continue reading

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