Wednesday Wanderings: Art from Books, Shakespeare in Miniature, Strange Twitter Battle, and Tolkien Re-enactors

I've seen a lot of these type of things done. I find them beautiful- fully as beautiful as the original book itself. A lot of people feel that it's wrong to destroy a book like this. What do you think?: Art From A Book Here are some more books. This time, tiny books by and … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: Art from Books, Shakespeare in Miniature, Strange Twitter Battle, and Tolkien Re-enactors

Monday Musings: Memorial Day Fun, Chili Season Begins, and Other Miscellany

We had a nice Memorial Day weekend. Most of it was quiet. The kids and grandkids were here on Monday for some good food and fun. The grandkids are getting so big! Even the baby is almost to the actively crawling stage now. Carter, at four years old, is already a seasoned hiker with some … Continue reading Monday Musings: Memorial Day Fun, Chili Season Begins, and Other Miscellany

Friday Review: The Affinity Bridge (Newberry and Hobbes #1) by George Mann

The Affinity Bridge by George Mann My rating: 3 of 5 stars It is 1901 in Victorian London. Queen Victoria is being kept alive by an elaborate mechanical breathing device. She employs Sir Maurice Newberry, an anthropologist at the British Museum with a penchant for the occult, as a secret investigator. Victoria Hobbes is his … Continue reading Friday Review: The Affinity Bridge (Newberry and Hobbes #1) by George Mann

Wednesday Wanderings: iPhone Tips, 12 Unexplained Artifacts, 15 Year Old May Have Found Lost Mayan City, and Mile Long Pizza Slice

Many of these iPhone tips I knew, but I did learn one or two new things. You might also: iPhone Tips It is truly amazing the number of fascinating things that have been discovered around the world Here are twelve more (even though the link address says 10!): Twelve Incredible Things This fifteen-year-old may have … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: iPhone Tips, 12 Unexplained Artifacts, 15 Year Old May Have Found Lost Mayan City, and Mile Long Pizza Slice