Daily Archives: April 19, 2022

Mythic Americas Miniatures (and Olmans!) — Greyhawk Grognard

I’m always on the prowl for figures that I can use in my Greyhawk game. In particular, I keep an eye out for lesser-seen types of figures to represent Olman, Touv, and other non-European-based characters. So when I saw these … Continue reading

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Allen County Historical Museum, Iola – Kansas Tuesdays April 19, 2022

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Fireflies and Chocolate, my second historical novel – Ailish Sinclair

GWL Publishing have accepted my next historical novel, FIREFLIES AND CHOCOLATE, for publication Spring 2021. I am lucky to have a publisher who is so understanding about my current health issues; all the deadlines for various edits are flexible. Fireflies … Continue reading

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The One Thing The Navy Wouldn’t Let Tom Cruise Do In Top Gun: Maverick – Looper April 17, 2022

I saw this recently on Looper – The One Thing The Navy Wouldn’t Let Tom Cruise Do In Top Gun: Maverick: https://www.looper.com/834793/the-one-thing-the-navy-wouldnt-let-tom-cruise-do-in-top-gun-maverick/ Longer article. BY AAHIL DAYANI April 17, 2022 Tom Cruise is set to return soon as everyone’s favorite hotshot … Continue reading

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How I Paid off My Car in a Year and a Half — Battle Kim of the Republic

Last weekend, I did something really exciting. I paid off my car! This is the first car in my name, and this is the first time I’ve had to make payments on something. I had a five year loan, and … Continue reading

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Doolittle Raid Anniversary April 18, 1942 80th Anniversary – April 19, 2022

Lest we forget.  In memory of and to honor those 80 men who participated in the Doolittle Raid and those who served on the ships and provided other support for the raid. Out of 80 Doolittle Raiders, some did not … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of April 18, 2022

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 18 April, 2022: https://www.familysearch.org/en/blog/new-records-18-april-2022. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. Explore over 2 million new church and … Continue reading

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Staying in with D. A. Mucci — Linda’s Book Bag

The genres that don’t feature on Linda’s Book Bag nearly enough are fantasy and young adult fiction, so it gives me great pleasure to welcome D. A. Mucci to the blog today to tell me all about one of his … Continue reading

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Lowell Milken Center – Unsung Hero Eugene Lazowski – LowellMilkenCtr YouTube

Direct link: Lowell Milken Center – Unsung Hero Eugene Lazowski https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0j1zrwFTgBc (about 10:01 minutes long)

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Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio – Tombstone Tuesdays April 19, 2022

I went with Datyon National Cemetery,  Dayton, Ohio https://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/Dayton.asp for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post. Official website: https://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/Dayton.asp Address: 4400 West Third Street, Dayton, OH 45428 Phone: 937-268-2221 Kiosk?: Yes Sunday: Sunrise – Sunset Monday: Sunrise – Sunset Tuesday: Sunrise – Sunset Wednesday: … Continue reading

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