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1955 Prestige Silverware Set

Today we had lunch with the man of the houses parents.  We then stopped at their house to pick up a silverware set his mother purchased before her graduation day from High School in 1955!!! 483 more words


Why some things can never be discarded…

There is a quilt in my house that is tattered.  I don’t mean a little bit worn; I mean literally falling apart.   333 more words


Searching for Substance.

My books line the shelves in orderly fashion, or at least as orderly as they can be until some lean over by the weight of gravity. 250 more words


Quilts Can Preserve Family History

On a whim, I went to the Asheville Quilt Show put on by the Asheville Quilt Guild last weekend. I just loved all the creativity displayed there, but I was overwhelmed with the thought of making any quilt, especially those abstract designs, until I found the “Art” categories. 345 more words

Great Grandmother

Tuck (your sweater) Everlasting

My father grew up happily in a Pennsylvania coal mining town. Nicknamed Uncus, his favorite character from the Last of the Mohicans, he spent days outside, roaming the woods. 328 more words

Family Stories

Food For All Nonprofit Farm: Video taken 10/06/2014

Click on the picture to see the video of the farm today. It will bring you to the youtube video. If you want to see or learn more about the farm, click on the farm page at the top of the screen or here: … 21 more words