Fun Photo Friday: Christmas Tree of Books

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This week's Fun Friday Photo comes courtesy of Tracy Buchanan. Fire safety concerns aside, what a great idea! Books come in all dimensions, which can be a pain when you're organizing your bookshelf. But those differences recede into the background when you use the books to build a Christmas tree. And, much like a real … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Christmas Tree of Books

Fun Photo Friday: Giving Thanks for Tolerance

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Not everyone will agree that today's Fun Photo Friday image is "fun" but I think it's fun plus a lot more -- timely, symbolic, and much needed. If you love the photo and everything this rainbow house stands for, read on. If you don't, please read someone else's blog. Yesterday was Thanksgiving here in the … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Giving Thanks for Tolerance

Fun Photo Friday: Badass Female Scottish 1900s Rock Climbers

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(All the credit for this amazing photo and story goes to Edinburgh Live.) This Friday's Fun Photo shows members of the Ladies' Scottish Climbing Club wearing--well, as you can see--the immensely practical and athletic clothing worn by all women in the 1900s...as they climb a rock face. See that rope around their waists? That was … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Badass Female Scottish 1900s Rock Climbers