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Great Wheel is here

I am now the proud guardian of my Uncle David’s Great Wheel. I spent a lovely afternoon with my Aunt and Uncle, when they delivered the wheel and set it up for me. 204 more words

Knitting Notes

Green Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho

It’s officially tomato season! Since I’ve been passionately missing Hanover tomatoes this summer, this weekend I set out to secure reasonable substitutes. Luckily there are a number of farmers’ markets in the Fairfield County, CT area including a few in Stamford alone. 364 more words


starting traditions

Does your family have any heirlooms? Mine doesn’t or didn’t. I’ve decided to start one though. On a whim as most of my ideas take shape. 106 more words


Heirloom Finds Black Enamel & Crystal English Irish Setter Dog Brooch Pin

For some tail waggin’ fun jewelry – this Irish setter themed brooch will be a shining star for all who wear it! The gold tone pooch is encrusted with clear crystals and black enamel spots – with green crystal eyes this little doggy is flaunting her stuff in a beautiful trot. 23 more words

Heirloom Hertwigs

My blog post that continues to receive the most views is Beautiful Pet Name and Lowbrow Chinas. Though I personally find the older china dolls to be more alluring, I realize that many people searching for information on china dolls are looking specifically for information about a lowbrow doll that they inherited. 1,368 more words

China Dolls

The Kiddy Corner

I raise lots of seeds and cutting inside, some on a heat mat… but when its time to go outside, the all ‘harden off’ in the Kiddy Corner: