Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Summer Solstice celebration at Serpent Mound..Ohio..#Ohio

MQTlogoa Linking to Sky Watch Friday….All I had to work with on this cloudy summer day was a dull sky…….

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Not a bad observation deck to get a better view from.

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"Serpent Mound is perhaps the most recognizable icon of ancient America."

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The Body……………………&  Mouth………………………….

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Serpent Mound Official Information 3850 State Route 73, Peebles, Ohio CLICK.. I should have read this info before I went.. When I was there the small museum wasn’t open.

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This photo was taken from the observation platform looking back towards the shelter house. Was it cloudy or what…LOL

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Check out the Summer Solstice Celebration 

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The tail of the serpent..notice the steps over the mound…

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What was/is it all about CLICK

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DSC_0056 This Fossil & Mineral shop is nearby and made for an interesting stop..

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Skies over the Serpent………….Mound…Ohio

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Ponce Inlet Lighthouse a repost........

A “MY QUALITY TIME” & Our World Tuesday Post

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DSC_0012 Walk inside the white picket fence and step back in time. The Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is the tallest lighthouse in Florida and the second tallest masonry lighthouse in the country second only to the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Visitors can climb 203 steps to the top of the 175 foot tower and enjoy magnificent views of the World's Most Famous Beach, Ponce Inlet, and surrounding inland waterways from the lighthouse gallery deck.  READ MORE  or take a Virtual tour
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DSC_0106 High-quality glass Fresnel lenses were used in lighthouses, where they were considered state of the art in the late 19th and through the middle of the 20th centuries; most are now retired from service.  Lighthouse Fresnel lens systems typically include extra annular prismatic elements, arrayed in faceted domes above and below the central planar Fresnel, in order to catch all light emitted from the light source.  READ MORE
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DSC_0130 Linda says, “ Thanks for stopping by “My Quality Time” Joe Todd and I hope you enjoyed visiting Ponce De Leon Lighthose….. We sure did”
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How do lighthouse keepers communicate? Answer Shine language. What instrument did lighthouse keepers play? Answer: The fog horn. What did the ocean say to the lighthouse? Answer: Nothing; it just waved. Why did the man build his house out of balsa wood? Answer: He wanted to live in a lighthouse. What type of house weighs the least? Answer: A lighthouse.
Head Out On The Highway to the Ponce De Leon  Inlet Lighthouse







Friday, June 09, 2017

A Trip To Lehman's Hardware in the Heart Of Amish Country.... Ohio #Ohio

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MQTlogoa An easy one tank trip from Lancaster, Ohio to Kidron,Ohio and Lehman’s Hardware.. a destination in itself.

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The kind of ancestors you have is not as important as the ones your children have.

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The best things in life are not things.. A family that works together, grows together.

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Keeping a neat house is like threading beads on a string with no knot on it.

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Honeytown is a fun and upbeat four-piece group of talented musicians from Kidron, Ohio featuring Tim Shue, Nate Gundy, Kevin Himes and Toby Hazlett. READ MORE…. Honeytown at Lehman’s in Kidron,Ohio

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Very few burdens are heavy if everyone lifts.

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Pray for a good harvest but continue to hoe.

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He is the happiest, be he peasant or king, who finds peace at home.

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Marriage may be made in Heaven but man is responsible for the upkeep.

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Instead of putting others in their place, put yourself in their place.

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If at first you succeed, try not to look astonished.

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Experience is a different teacher; giving you the test first and the lesson later

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And she said she was looking for a can opener. I think I’ll try to keep her happy…

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In youth we learn, in age we understand.

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To return good for good is human, to return good for evil is divine.

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My job is to take care of the possible and trust God with the impossible.

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TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS TOYS

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If you must doubt, doubt your doubts, not your beliefs.

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Difficulty is a miracle in its first stage.

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If you aim at nothing, you're bound to hit it.

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If you want a place in the sun, you will have to expect some blisters.

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It takes both rain and sunshine to make the garden grow.

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MQTlogoa A My Quality Time post from Lehman’s Hardware in Kidron,Ohio in the heart of Amish Country……

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