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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – Christmas 1961

I love this photo because Mary and James look so happy, with their arms wrapped around each other. A simple Christmas tree decorated with old ornaments, tinsel, and candy canes still seems perfect to me. I have most of these decorations … Continue reading

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The Old Pound Loney, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Recently while researching our Doran clan of West Belfast, Northern Ireland, I realized that our family lived in a specific neighborhood called the Old Pound Loney, near Shankill and the Falls.  This was a section near to where St. Peter’s … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday – 5 December 2015

Cake, ice cream, and extra candle! My mother always put an extra candle on the cake to grow with. She made the best cakes! I still love celebrating my birthday with cake, Breyers ice cream, and making a wish with … Continue reading

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