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Hearty Cranberry Muffins (Tastefully Simple)



Preheat oven to 350°. 36 more words

Tastefully Simple

A Fair to Remember

At the end of this month, thousands of people will attend the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona, where they can get lost in rides, petting zoos, concerts, games, and the over-consumption of deep-fried foods. 444 more words


Media Mention: John Kelly Highlights Recent Donation to HSW

The Washington Post, via “John Kelly’s Washington,”  recently featured William DeCosta, a retired local librarian who has compiled several indices which he subsequently donated to the Society. 37 more words


The Return of Prince

‘Prince’ has returned from his trip to Devon.

Prince was a much loved collection at the museum but had not had any conservation work done since his arrival in 1979, so when we removed him from the museum we took the opportunity to give him a spring clean! 158 more words


Inside the CHS is moving!

In 2006 Barbara started the Manuscript blog on WordPress, talking about all the collections and her experiences working at CHS. She has kept it going mostly on her own, until the rest of the staff volunteered to help out, turning the manuscript blog in to Inside the CHS. 178 more words


The Heartbreak that is Weighted Silk

We have a number of fantastic volunteers at CHS for the summer, and I am lucky enough to have a few working with me up in the costume collection.  714 more words


In a chicken coop like place

I’ve seen movies and television shows that were set during World War I, but it still amazes me how relatively primitive things were in the early 20th century. 295 more words