Monthly Archives: October 2012

Wordless Wednesday – 10/31/12

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Went to the Fair – the Craft Fair

I spent last Saturday at a craft fair to support the Wiggin Memorial Library. A whole day with my daughter and no dirt under our nails – what a treat. She had her 1840 Farm booth set up and was … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

The Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre, built of concrete and stone and holding approximately 65,000 spectators, was started in 72 AD, completed in 80 AD, and modified between 81-96. When we visited in October 2008, it was a surreal feeling to … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – 10/24/12

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Farm hop

We took a road trip yesterday from our 1840 Farm north to Walker Farm, Bristol, New Hampshire. The Walker Farm is a wonderful example of a family farm providing fresh, locally grown food and some good family entertainment for their … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

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New Castle in October

A couple of days ago, on a beautiful fall day, I decided to see what New Castle, New Hampshire, one of my favorite summer spots, looks like in October. As always, it was beautiful. But, you could almost feel the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – 10/16/12 – Quilts up close

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Quilt Show

I went to my first quilt show yesterday. It was sponsored by the Cocheco Quilters Guild, Dover, NH.¬†Their 2012 Quilt Show,¬†Scraps to Treasures, was amazing. There were so many gorgeous quilts in every size – small, lap, wall, full, queen … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

This week’s photo challenge was “big.” The first thing I thought of was my granddaughter standing in front of the Lincoln Memorial. The memorial is 190 feet long, 119 feet wide, almost 100 feet high, and it is surrounded by … Continue reading

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