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Irene's Fresh Coconut Cake

From my Mom’s recipe box. We were looking for another recipe, and when she saw the recipe card for this one she said it was absolutely amazing and I just had to try it. 642 more words

European Recipes

How to Depart from Something Sentimental

A Family Heirloom?:  I’m cleaning out my kitchen and I have a dilemma.  What do I do with this pot?  This pot was in my Mom’s apartment when she and my Dad, an Army Intelligence enlistee, lived in Italy.   369 more words

Create Your Happiness

Inherited Skills (Cat's bums)

I’m currently renting a room in my aunty’s house for the summer. Mair (my aunty) recently asked me if I thought it was worth splashing out a bit extra on novelty kitchen-towel holders which were the shape of a cat’s rear. 68 more words

The Wedding Dress


Judy Wills

On May 30, 1937, my parents married. Daddy was 44½ years old, mother was 24 years old. Daddy was six months younger than his mother-in-law. 401 more words

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Catching up with some photo processing for Project365, I came across this photo of an old WW2 medal which had been in my Aunt’s possession when she died. 144 more words


The Family Milkshake Machine

This was originally published on 11/8/13 at A Feet in 2 Worlds.

“This isn’t the kind of thing I can put in a box with other things. 197 more words