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2018 at the Parris House - A Visual Year in Review and a Pondering of Gratitude

2018 at the Parris House - A Visual Year in Review and a Pondering of Gratitude 0

We are in the last hours of 2018 and I find myself thinking about the psychological concept of negativity bias, explained on Wikipedia this way: "T...
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A New Book Coming...and I'm Writing It!  What It's About and How to Pre-Order

A New Book Coming...and I'm Writing It! What It's About and How to Pre-Order 0

So, I'm writing a book. For over a year I have been shopping a proposal to publishers. I knew that I could self publish at any point, but I have wa...
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Hooking & Heritage Skills Lessons, On Your Terms

Hooking & Heritage Skills Lessons, On Your Terms 0

Want to learn to hook? Already hook and want to learn more? Or maybe you'd like to learn some other heritage skill? I recently had a student call t...
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Learning to Trust the Journey - Four Days on the Schooner J&E Riggin

Learning to Trust the Journey - Four Days on the Schooner J&E Riggin 0

 The J&E Riggin in her home port at Rockland, Maine, shortly before we boarded. As many of you know, I was aboard the Schooner J&E Riggin f...
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Blondie, MassMoCA, the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace, Shaker Museums, Dogs, and the Impossibility of Failure – Part 2

Blondie, MassMoCA, the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace, Shaker Museums, Dogs, and the Impossibility of Failure – Part 2 0

Detail from a hand quilted replica of a quilt made by Susan B. Anthony at the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Musuem. (If you have not read "Part 1,"...
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Blondie, MassMoCA, the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace, Shaker Museums, Dogs, and the Impossibility of Failure - Part 1

Blondie, MassMoCA, the Susan B. Anthony Birthplace, Shaker Museums, Dogs, and the Impossibility of Failure - Part 1 0

 These get explained at the end of Part 2. Last weekend my husband, Bill, and I took a mini vacation trip out to Western Massachusetts. The primary...
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