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Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdom

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation 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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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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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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Proverbial Thursday – Global Words to Live By

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across … Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Words of Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across … Continue reading

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Sorbian Inspiration – Traditional Tuesday

Traditional Tuesday is a way to highlight the sometimes forgotten artwork. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Words of Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across … Continue reading

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Easter Eggs – Traditional Art in Eastern Europe

Easter has been an auspicious time for many countries and traditions. This festive time of the year is marked by a a different kind of egg – one that has a long and interesting history. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday- Global Proverbs

Generations past have left us a legacy of wise words that can if we listen to them provide many lessons in life. Each week I post and dissect these words with my blogging community. Come and let me hear your opinion. Is it fact or rubbish? Continue reading

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Tantalizing Tuesday – Yema Cake

Juhls at the Not So Creative Cook posted a recipe that had me intrigued: Yema Cake with a condensed milk frosting. – That sounds different, I thought! A traditional cake from the Philippines: great! I have made butter icing, royal … Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Proverbs

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across … Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Global Proverbs

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across … Continue reading

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