Nikki Haley ‘Crescent Moon’ Necklace Is Readily Available — Given It Is South Carolina FLAG.

by Anura Guruge



Remember, it is BUT the South Carolina
STATE FLAG.
That is it. State Flag.

Do a Google ‘SHOPPING’ search on ‘nikki haley pendant’. Click to ENLARGE & study.


Or do a Google ‘SHOPPING’ search on ‘south carolina pendant’. Click to ENLARGE & study.


This is from Amazon. Much more affordable. Click to ENLARGE.


A reader inquired today against one of my many Nikki Haley posts: “Where can a pendent be purchased like Nikki Haley wears?

I had never looked before. Just kind of assumed that they couldn’t be difficult to source. But, I went looking earlier today as you can see from the pictures above. Readily available & not that expensive either — albeit depending on what kind of stones you are willing to put up with.

So, go look. Key to this is that this is a South Carolina state symbol. She wears it because she used to be the Governor.


My original April 9, 2017 post.

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We Still Have Great Fall Foliage In Central New Hampshire — October 18, 2020.

by Anura Guruge


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Not unusual. It is still, kind of, mid-October. It has, however, been a LONG foliage season — NOT that I am complaining. I am amazed by the amount of color. To begin with there was a noticeable shortage of yellow. It was all red. Now we have a surfeit. Beautiful to walk through. I am now heading north (actually north east) to Maine. Not sure what I will find there. But, I will, of course, share with you when I get back.


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 4) + 6 Also-Rans — October 18, 2020.

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Taken with my Google Pixel 4 Phone.

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I Am Very Skeptical Of Biden’s Supposed 10%(+) Lead Over Trump In New Hampshire.

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From the ‘Boston Globe’. Click to ENLARGE.


I could be wrong; very wrong. I, as you can see from this map live in a VERY RED part of New Hampshire. But, from what I can see this part has been getting REDDER by the day.

Hillary JUST managed to hold New Hampshire. Her margin was less than 1%.

Obama won in 2012 by 5.8% — but his lead was way down from 4-years earlier.

I would, of course, like Biden to win. Doesn’t matter if he only wins by 1% or even less.

10+% seems HIGH.


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 4) + 6 Also-Rans — October 17, 2020.

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‘Bold Coast’, Maine — My Next Adventure.

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A small sampling from Google ‘Images’.

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If you are a regular visitor to this blog it would have been hard to miss my passion for ‘Acadia‘. The ‘Bold Coast’, which starts about 60-miles to the NE of ‘Acadia‘ (as in ‘Bar Harbor‘) is really an extension of that same enchanting landscape. Just more rugged & remote.

It is hard to believe but I only just discovered this area — & that thanks to ‘Facebook’. I gather it doesn’t get the attention because it is another hour further away from ‘Acadia’. But, I gather it is hiking paradise. So, I am off next week — on my own. Starting off in Acadia. Yes, that will be my 2nd trip to Acadia this year — & as such I can maintain my record of (at least) 2-trips to Acadia for a year record for the last 6 or 7 years.

This should be fun. Yes, I plan to take a picture or two. Yes, I will publish when I get back. Stay tuned.


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Book Publishing With Amazon’s Kindle KDP Gets More Involved — New Editions.

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The Old & New Editions of My ‘The Conclave‘ Book.


Over the last 18-months or so publishing with Amazon’s KDP — particularly so when it comes to paperbacks — is getting more involved & obtuse.

Yesterday I ran into the ‘New Edition’ issue. You can no longer just to an update & publish a new edition of a paperback. Bummer. I used to rely on that. Now you have to UNPUBLISH the old edition & republish the new. Yes, more hassle. But, at least I now know. Aggravating.

A heads up for the rest of you. Paperback new editions — you must unpublish the old edition. Don’t forget. SMILE.


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 4) + 6 Also-Rans — October 16, 2020.

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Samsung ‘Watch 3’ A Tantalizing Display, BUT Not Ready For Primetime & NO Match For Garmin Fenix 6.

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Samsung Watch 3 on its own.


Samsung Watch 3 (on right) next to Garmin Fenix 6
— both titanium.


The display on the Samsung ‘Watch 3’ is absolutely BRILLIANT — in every way, & the much-vaunted rotating bezel is just great. But, beyond that the Watch 3 disappoints.

Yes, I am comparing it to a Garmin Fenix 6 — which is a more expensive watch. I appreciate & acknowledge that. But, I discovered today, to my cost & chagrin, that you can’t move from a Garmin Fenix 6 to the Watch 3. Just doesn’t cut it.

Here are the MAIN things I found beyond trying:

  1. That beautiful display becomes UNREADABLE when outside, in Sun, because Samsung has a stupid “Outdoor Mode” which dims the screen — BUT there is NO WAY you can turn this off or adjust the brightness. That started to drive me crazy.
  2. Yes, plenty of gorgeous watch faces but many do NOT offer any customization — & those that do still limit your flexibility. Look at the watch face (ActiFace) I have on my Fenix 6. I could not get all that info on a Samsung face. I really missed sunrise/sunset (which is only available on SOME faces).
  3. Even with ‘Always On’ watch face goes dark!
    ….
  4. ECG functionality ONLY available with a Samsung phone & I don’t have one. That was a killer.
    ….
  5. Getting navigational APPs was difficult.

Bottom line was that the Watch 3 is 75% — ‘pretty display’, BUT even that is muddied by the stupid “Outdoor Mode” & erratic “Aways On”.

Yes, it would have been very different IF I wasn’t coming from a Fenix 6. If it is to be your first smartwatch you will probably LOVE it. SMILE.


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