Hiker Discovers Viking Sword in Norway – Archaeology Magazine

Hiker Discovers Viking Sword in Norway (Hordaland County Council) HAUKELI, NORWAY—A hiker who sat down to rest discovered a 1,200-year-old Viking sword in central southern Norway. “The sword was found in very good condition. It is very special to get into a sword that is merely lacking its grip,” archaeologist Jostein Aksdal told The Local,… Read More Hiker Discovers Viking Sword in Norway – Archaeology Magazine

Inspiration time!

Here is a round-up of some amazing websites I have stumbled onto recently… Interested in art, architecture, Michelangelo or Italy? Check out the Sistine Chapel in 360 degree graphical display High resolution shots of the artwork in the Mediterranean collection at SAM How about animals? Some great wildlife pix from the NYTimes.com  Baby animals  born this Spring… Read More Inspiration time!


We had a great camping trip. Rob was feeling better but wasn’t supposed to be walking so we couldn’t go for our regular campground walks. I had a commissioned wedding necklace to make so I brought the jewelry tool box along. The bride wanted citrine and pearls. I love that combination started 3 different necklaces with… Read More Camping!