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My Geocaching Journey Begins… — tallcardsfan

Thanks for joining me! I would like to read a blog of your logs. -bdg006 I second this! -catherinebatherine The beginning… I started geocaching after discovering it while wandering through Reddit. Love the idea of discovering secret treasure often hidden … Continue reading

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Six Medieval Arrow Types – What are they for? – YouTube Video

You never know when this knowledge may come in handy. I saw the video on YouTube this evening – Six Medieval Arrow Types – What are they for?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=McnKrV0aDjo (around 16:11 minutes long). Arrow heads discussed: Plate Cutter Needle Bodkin … Continue reading

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Star Fleet Chevron Symbol Spotted on Mars – Space Saturdays June 15, 2019

I saw this on Thursday and thought it would make an interesting Space Saturdays post – Star Fleet Chevron Symbol Spotted on Mars – Space Saturdays June 15, 2019: https://www.sciencealert.com/the-star-trek-starfleet-logo-has-been-spotted-on-mars. I wouldn’t be surprised if Earth and other planets or … Continue reading

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Forgotten National Monuments — From The Darkness Into The Light

U.S. National Monuments are natural and man-made sights that have been preserved and protected for their cultural, historical and scientific relevance. The title can be granted to anything from a coral reef to a civil war fortress and prehistoric pueblo. … Continue reading

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In Honor of National Flag Day June 14, 2019

In addition to this being the U. S. Army’s 244th Birthday – https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/06/14/happy-244th-birthday-u-s-army, it is also the 242th National Flag Day in the U. S. – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_Day_(United_States). YouTube Flag Day video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cwMmKdRcKY (around 3:09 minutes long) For Flag Days in … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019

I appreciate them posting this yesterday – FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019: FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019. Kent Baptisms Just under 20,000 new records covering two new parishes, Fawkham St Mary and Northfleet St Botolph, have been added to our … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Northerners and Southerners in the United States — American in Korea

I recently read an article written by a German who was raised in Austria trying to explain the difference between Germans and Austrians. He said the Germans were more blunt and less friendly than Austrians. He said Austrians were more … Continue reading

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Should You Rely On Your Gut? Maybe, Maybe Not – Forgiveness Sundays June 9, 2019

Many of us, including me sometimes, rely on our gut instinct too much. However, I also pray and trust prayer over my gut as too often when I rely on my gut and ignore prayer, it turns out to be … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Get Lost in Time: Brooklyn Library Digitizes Thousands of Historic Newspaper Articles – Brownstoner

I found this during a recent search – Get Ready to Get Lost in Time: Brooklyn Library Digitizes Thousands of Historic Newspaper Articles – Brownstoner: https://www.brownstoner.com/brooklyn-life/brooklyn-newspaper-historic-brooklyn-collection-public-library/. You can also subscribe to their newsletter, which I did. The below information was … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays June 7, 2019

Thankful to find they posted this yesterday – FindMyPast Fridays June 7 2019: FindMyPast Fridays June 7, 2019. There are more than 14.4 million new records and newspaper articles available to search this Findmypast Friday. England & Wales Merchant Navy … Continue reading

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