Category Archive: memorabilia

Seven days Seven B&W Photos Challenge #1

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I won’t be able to participate this week, but wanted to pass along this challenge opportunity to others who might be interested. Therefore, I’ll nominate the entire blog-o-sphere. If you’d like to see… Continue reading

Photo Challenge : Historical

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If you want to participate, here’s the link with all 52 photo challenges for the year: Wild Daffodil “Historical” to one generation is “A few years ago” to another.   A person who… Continue reading

#WQWWC – #Writers Quote Wednesday #Writing Challenge – Memories

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You might think this post is about my daughter and her favorite summer toy from childhood, the sprinkler, but you’d be wrong. See that big honking 25 foot motor home…the one dwarfing my… Continue reading

Birthday Special: My life in a 15-picture nutshell

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  Well…I’m 66 this year.  I know! I don’t look a day over 35!  In case you missed the post about my avatar, I will repeat: This is how I see my daughter.… Continue reading

Hugh’s Weekly #Photo Challenge: Week 27 – ‘Vintage’

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  1.Vintage is in the mind of the be-older. Photograph a vintage item?  There are so many in my house, I don’t know where to begin.  I was doing my once-a-year cleaning the… Continue reading

An early Memorial Day Reminder

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It’s not all about the picnics and barbecues. Please thank a veteran today, for you know not the sacrifice of body, mind and spirit their service may have cost them.  <_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_><_>  Not all veterans of… Continue reading

THE IRISH IN ME (part 4)

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During our childhood, my mother, Alberta LeGendre, spent a lot of time keeping her 2 daughters far away from the Irish part of our heritage (with the exception of Aunt Mary).  And with… Continue reading

THE IRISH IN ME (part 2)

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During our childhood, my mother, Alberta LeGendre, spent a lot of time keeping her 2 daughters far away from the Irish part of our heritage (with the exception of Aunt Mary). And with… Continue reading

The Irish in me…

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During our childhood, my mother, Alberta LeGendre, spent a lot of time keeping her 2 daughters far away from the Irish part of our heritage (with the exception of Aunt Mary).  Mom’s family… Continue reading

ANCESTRY: The LeGendre’s of Arkansas (9)

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For new readers, these are my mother’s notes. They’re retyped with all the errors and with her punctuation. Her memoirs were the gift she left my sister and me in 1992. Alberta LeGendre… Continue reading