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ABC’s of WWII – American Pilots, Battle of Britain, and Churchill

The worst thing about visiting London, other than the food, was deciding what to experience each day. This capital city of a tiny, tenacious island has influenced much of world history. For every wonderful place I visited, I think I missed 100.  You know I love me some Roman history, but WWII is another love.   Tom Brokaw labeled the men and […]

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9 Reasons Why London Should Thank the Romans

9 Reasons Why London Should Thank the Romans

I love Roman history. One day I was rabbit-trailing through the Internet and discovered the many amazing Roman sites in and around London. I stared at my computer screen, filling my brains with the eye-candy of mosaics, roads, and walls and blurted out, “If only I could go to London!” When I was a homeschooling mom of six  I didn’t get […]

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got grafitti?

  the graffiti in Amsterdam enthralled me. for the first time, i saw artwork. i saw colors, design, and heart cries.   young people, who may never be a Rembrandt, left marks of their bondage in the city where people used to find freedom. today, they will be featured in my gallery. the irony of […]

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