Monthly Archives: August 2017


To find out what the Vikings’ most enthusiastic warriors were really like, visit:


Question: Where did Vikings do most of their fighting? Answer: At sea. For more interesting facts about Viking warfare, visit:


So, the next time one of the kids’ pet goldfish expires ….


If you’re a Viking fan, and happen to be in Scandinavia, you can visit these places: And one, day, these ones:


The remains of England’s last Plantagenet king were discovered in a Leicester parking lot in August, 2012 and reburied in Leicester Cathedral on in March, 2015. Since then a recreation of what Richard III might have looked has been made, and the University of Leicester has also produced a recording of what he and his […]


Not in my budget, and there are definitely less expensive options, but if you’re in the UK and want to splurge… In Victoria, B.C., Canada, These are the places to go: but when my mother and I were in Victoria back in 1988, we indulged in the ritual at the Crystal Gardens. A […]


One way to connect modern kids to history is to call their attention to events that happened in the past that are still going on today, and ask their opinions as to whether this is good or bad, should still be going on or shouldn’t still be going on, and why they think this is. […]


Ah, wartime romance! My parents had one of those. They met in February, 1942, and were married by August. Short courtships were common during that period. Most of the marriages lasted, though, including theirs. They were together for sixty-three years. Today would have been their 75th anniversary.


August’s book suggestions are Viking or Descendants-Of-Vikings based. Ages 3-7 The Chronicles Of Ragnor Rabbit Book 1: How I Got My Name by Melinda Kinsman (In Comic Style) (Viking Related) Toki In Jorvik by Chris Fell & Ray Page Toki Learns The Runes by Chris Fell & Ray Page   Ages 7-9 Canadian Flyer Adventures […]


Historical Debate Society for Girls and Boys

The Historical Debate Society for girls and boys is a society where kids can put their ideas about the latest historical debate and put their own debate. Join in!

The Picture Book Review

Reviews of Children's Board Books, Picture Books, Activity Books, and Graphic Novels

Cafe Book Bean

Talk Books. Drink Coffee.

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Sharing my passion for history

Your Well Wisher Program

Attempt to solve commonly known problems…

Indie Hero

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O' Canada

Reflections on Canadian Culture From Below the Border

Juju Films

Cutting edge Multimedia Programming


Share something you learned everyday!

Simple Pleasures

Visual Poetry, Photography and Quotes

Project Light to Life

A bucket list blog: exploring happiness, growth, and the world.

Jumbled Writer – Charlie Dims

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TheCoevas official blog

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Eric Price

Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Whatever Else Comes to Mind.

John B. Rosenman, SF/F/Horror Writer

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this is... The Neighborhood

the Story within the Story

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Animals, Travel, Casinos, Sports, Gift Ideas, Mental Health and So Much More!

Insight and Intelligence on Residential Real Estate

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Longevity Letter

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Bucca Books

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Fashioning New and Emerging Media

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random reviews from library day


Funny pictures & cartoons to make you smile.

Tails from Paris

Comics Blog with real bites of love and delightful rascals inside ...

Katie L. Carroll

Books for kids, teens, & those who are young at heart

Natter and Review

This site is about books, both the reading and the writing.

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