My husband and I just finished watching the Paramount + series, "1883," which follows the story of the Dutton family on their journey to Oregon on the infamous Oregon Trail. https://vimeo.com/duncanelms/1883 It's honestly one of the best things I've ever watched, aside from the language. Horrendous hardships face this family and the inexperienced European immigrants… Continue reading History: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.
It's been almost a year since I last wrote a post. Point blank: Since becoming a mother, it has been difficult to find time to just sit down and write like I used to. It's also because there's not been much to write about. I lived in a mental fog for a long time, and… Continue reading It’s been awhile! – Life Updates, Self-Care, New Hobbies, Witches
The other day, an old song was recommended to me via youtube, And God knew I needed to hear it. It's a song I hadn't heard in a very long time. It used to be one of the most popular songs in the world. A movie was made about it, and I like the trailer… Continue reading Imagine all the people…
Here it is. Here is the post I never wanted to write, but here we are. Somebody needs to say this stuff. Put it in writing. In March of this year, the whole world went into quarantine due to the respiratory virus known as "COVID-19" that originated in Wuhan, China. If you don't know what… Continue reading The Dreaded “Covid-19” Post
I'm a history buff... Which means I'm really 'into' things that take me back to a previous time. Recently, I've come across some great music that does just that, and I'd like to share it with you. For our first selection, we go back to 500-1300 or so... The dark ages. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwyznoWJDHI This instrument is… Continue reading Hearing History