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La Madeleine, Paris: Saturday Through My Lens

This week’s Saturday Through My Lens features L’église Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, or as she is more commonly known, La Madeleine. This incredible cathedral was originally consecrated as a church dedicated to Mary Magdalene in 1182, but it didn’t look anything like this then.  In the 831 years since the original synagogue site was seized from the Jews … Continue reading »

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Saturday Through My Lens: Shakespeare and Company Bookstore

This week’s Saturday Through My Lens is almost a Sunday Through My Lens. It’s been a crazy week and a busy day, but the clock hasn’t struck midnight yet, so I’m still gonna call it Saturday Through My Lens! This week’s edition features Shakespeare & Company Bookstore in Paris, France. The ORIGINAL Shakespeare & Company … Continue reading »

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A Valentine for My Knight

Today is Valentine’s Day, and I’m a hopeless romantic, so I hope you’ll pardon me if I use this very public forum to tell the world how much I love my husband.  You might want to get some wine and crackers, cause it might get a bit cheesy up in here…. I thought that someday … Continue reading »

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Blood, Needles, Movies and France

Our church believes in giving, so on some regular schedule that I have never figured out, the blood bus shows up for everyone to donate blood.  I have always had a slight aversion to needles, especially those piercing my skin. It’s not that it hurts overly much, but the anticipation of it nearly drives me … Continue reading »

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