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Maile Lei & Banana Cocoa roll cake

🌿 Good morning ✨ 🌿 🌿 🌿 from Ali’i Beach Park Haleiwa… over-cast morning 🌥☁️ 🌿 🌿 🌿 Maile Lei The Divine Scent of Love and Respect. … Known as “The Royal Lei” because it was prized by ali’i (Hawaiian royalty) and often given to denote honor and respect, maile leis were used by peopleContinue reading “Maile Lei & Banana Cocoa roll cake”

Taking a Break FROM the Break

Eine Pause von der Pause As the support by the developer, Thomas Winkelhorst [ThemeZee] for my previous theme, “Dynamic News”, will be running out by the end of this year, I’m using my self-imposed break to willy-nilly switch to a new one, “Dynamico”. It’s still very much a work in progress, of course, but theContinue reading “Taking a Break FROM the Break”

Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England

Luscious green, the trees, hills and fields of England near Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire, on a beautiful May spring day. Photo from 26th May 2013. If you would like a print of one of our photos we can reproduce them in various sizes and on different media so just let us know and we can priceContinue reading “Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England”

Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England

Luscious green, the trees, hills and fields of England near Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire, on a beautiful May spring day. Photo from 26th May 2013. If you would like a print of one of our photos we can reproduce them in various sizes and on different media so just let us know and we can priceContinue reading “Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England”

Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th Century Gambling Games, So Far As You Know

Faro Brag-and-Stick Twenty-card Poker Chuck-a-Luck Cudgels Phreno Tiger and Mugwump Policy Lick-the-Walloon Two-Card Monte (the third card took a blue ribbon, pastimes and recreations, when introduced at the Lewis and Clark Exhibition of 1905) Lexo Thimble-Rig Reference: The First Tycoon: The Epic Life Of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T J Stiles. Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th CenturyContinue reading “Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th Century Gambling Games, So Far As You Know”

Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th Century Gambling Games, So Far As You Know

Faro Brag-and-Stick Twenty-card Poker Chuck-a-Luck Cudgels Phreno Tiger and Mugwump Policy Lick-the-Walloon Two-Card Monte (the third card took a blue ribbon, pastimes and recreations, when introduced at the Lewis and Clark Exhibition of 1905) Lexo Thimble-Rig Reference: The First Tycoon: The Epic Life Of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T J Stiles. Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th CenturyContinue reading “Statistics Saturday: Some Popular 19th Century Gambling Games, So Far As You Know”

Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England

Luscious green, the trees, hills and fields of England near Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire, on a beautiful May spring day. Photo from 26th May 2013. If you would like a print of one of our photos we can reproduce them in various sizes and on different media so just let us know and we can priceContinue reading “Luscious green, around Ivinghoe Beacon, England”