Daily Archives: November 1, 2016

Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: J. Geils Band

Some bands, through no fault of their own, are known largely for one song or one album, despite having a successful and lengthy career and even one that is influential.  Such is the case with the J. Geils Band, which … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Victorian Home

The Victorian Home:  The Grandeur And Comforts Of The Victorian Era, In Households Past And Present, by Ellen M. Plante I borrowed this book from a friend and when I looked at it, I was struck by the fact that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cutting Garden

Cutting Garden:  Growing And Arranging Garden Flowers, by Sarah Raven I borrowed this book from a friend of mine who deeply loves cuttings and flowers, and as someone with at least a passing interest in gardening myself [1], I figured … Continue reading

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