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One of the things I love, in general, is getting to go behind the scenes and see the things not everybody sees. Whether that is being backstage in a theatre, being behind the scenes in an event, or going into … Continue reading

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Yesterday was a really long day – but it was absolutely, utterly wonderful, and a lot of fun. I left home at 7 in the morning, drove to Darmstadt, set up my table in the museum, and did the demonstration … Continue reading

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A while ago (a good while!), I posted a link to the petition against the closure of the Musee des Tissus in Lyon, France. (If you haven’t signed yet, you can still do so!) It looked rather bleak for a … Continue reading

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Just when I was starting to feel all seasonally-appropriately fuzzy and soft and warm inside, a Bad News (TM) email dropped into my inbox… the Musée des Tissus in Lyon is in danger of being closed. This museum holds an … Continue reading

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If you are one of the folks who read German, here’s some archaeology stuff for you to check out. If you don’t read German, there’s pics in the first and third link – don’t miss the Playmobil Burial of Hochdorf! … Continue reading

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The weather outside cannot decide whether it is still winter (a bit of snow is covering the ground) or not winter anymore (it’s not very cold, and the snow does not stay for long). It has been like this for … Continue reading

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As probably everywhere, there is a lot of complaining about the bad economic situation here in Germany. And the (perceived or real) dire need to make budget cuts to save money. Now, I can think of a lot of ways … Continue reading

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