Toy soldier blogs come, and toy soldiers blogs go, but the GD of S blog celebrates its eleventh year in 2017! The Grand Duke Irwin-Amadeus II invites you to drop by his realm. . . somewhere just to the northeast of Frederick's Prussia. . . sometime during the mid-18th Century.
Thanksgiving greetings to Americans at home and abroad. While the state of the world at the moment is woeful, I nevertheless maintain that there is still a great deal in life for which to be thankful. -- Stokes