First Independent Polish Parachute Brigade

•23 October 2014 • Leave a Comment

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… Dora has supplied some more great photos
of members of the First Independent Polish Parachute Brigade
and her grandfather Henryk Michalski

see also:

http://marysiaphotos.wordpress.com/2012/08/19/henryk-michalski/

The Birds

•22 October 2014 • 1 Comment

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Jump into the Cloud

•13 October 2014 • 1 Comment

… fun for some …

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go up the escalator

jump off the end

into the cloud

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I don’t think so

Folded Books Workshop

•12 October 2014 • Leave a Comment

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… this is one of the simpler books we made …

I can totally recommend workshops at
The Old Printing Works
in Thornton, Fife

http://www.theoldprintingworks.co.uk/workshop-dates.html

Healthy Eating

•11 October 2014 • Leave a Comment

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… the chocoladebol or Bosschebol
(ie, huge and I mean huge profiterole)
of Den Bosch is a messy and necessary challenge when visiting the town …

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… so much cream …
but somehow I managed it

back to the Fife diet
which now seems remarkably healthy

Glasses

•3 October 2014 • Leave a Comment

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… Amsterdam has the quirkiest little shop for glasses …

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… sadly it was closed when I walked by ….

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Driel Honours the Polish Paras

•1 October 2014 • Leave a Comment

… the people of Driel already have a monument
to the Polish forces that helped liberate them …

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… the 70th Anniversary provided a fine opportunity
to re-affirm that gratitude by opening a new information centre
and honouring the veterans who came this year ….

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