New Year Resolutions

If you use the Gregorian calendar, happy new year! If you use the Julian calendar, your new year will come soon. And if you use the Chinese calendar, you have a short time to go yet. I use the Gregorian calendar mostly, so happy new year to me. Every year, my sister makes new year … Continue reading New Year Resolutions


Magpie Rhyme

There is a rhyme I learned in Ireland to determine what it means when you see magpies. The message/symbolism depends on the number of magpies you see at once. The rhyme is where I got the name of my blog. There are two versions, and I will list them both here. Enjoy. The newer magpie … Continue reading Magpie Rhyme