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Julia Schmitz-Leuffen
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Gone…
But not forgotten. Pat at 6 - the number of years since she died   I have written other blogs on the theme, but every year on several dates those that I have “loved and lost” come to mind. Some years are harder than others and no matter how often I repeat “...
Gone…
Gone…
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Thirty years…
several countries and more stores than I can count. I have finally found replacements for my favorite pans for raclette: that Swiss cheese specialty that was a standard all one summer in our German/American Home. In the beginning we did it the classical rou...
Thirty years…
Thirty years…
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Advertising
People tend to love or hate advertising. When my husband and I travelled in the USA we would turn on the TV and watch only the advertising – as stupid, fun and rich as it was, it was always entertaining. But then his field was advertising and marketing. Whe...
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The weird and ...
The wonderful So this egg is the first time that I have seen such a weird pattern - not at all round and smooth. Does this mean that chickens can have difficult births? Or did they slip in a fertilized egg? In any case I chose not to crack it, not to boil i...
The weird and ...
The weird and ...
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They don’t make things the way they used to…
Is something that one hears frequently. Planned obsolescence on hoovers, irons, large appliances. There is a bit of a movement to repair rather than simply dump because the handle broke off, the fuel ran out or a nut or bolt fell off, but by and large (prin...
They don’t make things the way they used to…
They don’t make things the way they used to…
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19 Million people and…
Best birthday cake yet! Thanks S   P.D.James! Oh the luck – I who love words and greatly appreciate P.D.James actually share the same birthday. Who knew? Kind of cuts one back to one’s size doesn’t it? 19 million people. I in fact have two very good friends...
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Happy birthday “Switzerland”
Why the quote marks one might ask: “Switzerland”, “Suisse”, “Schweiz” and “Swizzera” all describe in an easy manner the small country in the middle of Europe whose official name is Swiss Confederation being as it is 26 cantons bound together in a common com...
Happy birthday “Switzerland”
Happy birthday “Switzerland”
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A thought for the Day indeed.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY: I am now quite cured of seeking pleasure in society, be it country or town. A sensible man ought to find sufficient company in himself. -Emily Bronte, novelist (30 Jul 1818-1848) from A.Word.A.Day Anu Garg Struck deeply with me as I rea...
A thought for the Day indeed.
A thought for the Day indeed.
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Hug's benefits
Every
once in awhile I come across something that truly needs to be shared. Although
I am not much on FB I do still have an account and depending upon day, mood or
time at my disposal I take a quick look. Today I came across a posting from
someone who in hi...
Hug's benefits
Hug's benefits
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sitomania noun : An abnormal craving for food. ETYMOLOGY: From Greek sito- (grain, food) + -mania (excessive enthusiasm or craze). Earliest documented use: 1882. The opposite is sitophobia . And here when I read it this morning I thought that it perhaps ref...
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