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A Fall of Moondust

During my recuperation from a mastectomy, I’ve indulged myself by reading a lot of old science fiction. There’s nothing quite so diverting …

Smithsonian Enterprise restoration video

SPACEDOCK from william george on Vimeo. Absolutely gorgeous. It shows some very nice details about the fan blades in the bussard collectors.

Edinburgh Day 2, part 2: New Town

Despite three or four hours at Edinburgh Castle, we still had the resolve to continue our tour of the city, compelled by knowing how …

Dining in the UK

I was first going to write this post as a sweeping generalization of dining in the UK, but I thought better of …

Denver to Edinburgh via Iceland / Day 1

As mentioned previously, to save money, I, my husband Jim, my friend Lee and her brother Jim would fly to Scotland via …

To Scotland via Icelandair

Apart from Lee’s brother Jim who is enjoying the benefits of his retirement from the U.S. Forest Service, we’re none of us rich …

Scotland, England and Wales trip 2015

By Jennifer Petkus These posts are the chronicles of the trip I, my husband Jim, my best friend Lee and her brother …

Airfix ABUBOB1 Airfix Battle of Britain 1:72 Bundle

This is a great deal if you’re wanting to increase your 1/72 Battle of Britain set. Four models for $24.99. I’m posting …

I love the Internet

I like the people helping people aspect of it, at least. I couldn’t get my Canon LiDE 70 scanner to work in …

Next up, Airfix 1/72 Avro Lancaster Dambuster

My next kit will the nearly brand new tooling of the Avro Lancaster Dambuster. It’s a 1/72 scale subject of the British heavy …

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