Throwback Thursday – lost tape from 1969 Apollo 11 (and 3 comics)

Have you heard about the search for the missing footage of the 1969 Apollo 11 moonwalk?  Well I found the originals – yes, I did – they were at a five and dime art show last spring and here they are (kidding of course).        I had to laugh when I saw what was … More Throwback Thursday – lost tape from 1969 Apollo 11 (and 3 comics)

Throwback Thursday (old doors – history RVA)

RVA, or Richmond, VA, is packed with civil war history. Last weekend, I had the chance to “look up and look down” at some Georgian-style buildings and so today’s throwback post is linked to Debbie’s “look up-look down” challenge (more entries HERE). I grabbed these few photos with the ol’ iPhone and first, here is the … More Throwback Thursday (old doors – history RVA)

Throwback Thursday – Alum Rock Park in CA

For today’s throwback I bring you to Alum Rock Park.  I used to teach some elementary lessons here, and after hikes and talks, some of the classes made the “crust-mantle-core” snack – which is a Hot Tamale candy (core) stuffed inside a marshmallow (mantle) and then rolled in chocolate syrup and graham crackers (crust). Here … More Throwback Thursday – Alum Rock Park in CA

Thursday Special: Signs

There have been some FUN signs coming up around the priorhouse this week. Thought I’d share a few of them for a quick “Thursday Special” entry…. (and some of these are a bit “throwback”) This is linked to Paula’s Thursday Special and to Thoughtless Thursday blog hop! Part 2: . cool video on manatees here  (they like to have their belly … More Thursday Special: Signs