Royal Delft Blue Pottery & Holland’s Favorite Bunny

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series Holland

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series HollandYou know that tea set your grandmother has? The porcelain white one decorated with images painted in blue- probably windmills? The one she won’t let you touch because God-forbid you might break something? Yeah that one. That’s probably because it’s precious Royal Delft Blue pottery.

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Love & Vermeer in Delft

This entry is part 4 of 10 in the series Holland

This entry is part 4 of 10 in the series HollandThe girl wore a vibrant blue coat over her floor length dress. She appeared to have just come inside to find a letter awaiting her on the table. Without even sitting down she had opened the letter and began to read. I felt I had

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A Search for Clarity at the Anne Frank House

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Holland

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Holland*Anne Frank named her diary Kitty and each entry is written in letter form. In a search for some clarity in seemingly similarly dark political times, I thought I’d try Anne’s technique. Dear Kitty, I spent last night lying awake revolving between fear and feeling

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Chincoteague Accommodations for the Misty Fan: Miss Molly’s Inn

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016Situated at the end of Chincoteague’s downtown is an unassuming three-story, pale yellow house. Painted blue flowers cascade down the white front porch pillars. This is Miss Molly’s Inn, the b&b where Marguerite Henry stayed when she began writing her now famous,

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Chincoteague Pony Swim 2016

This entry is part 2 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 2 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016 The famous annual Chincoteague Pony Swim is held each summer in the last week of July. This event, made popular by the book Misty of Chincoteague, draws a large crowd each year. The Chincoteague Ponies, which live feral the rest of

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