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A COMMENTARY FROM THE HEART

Castor beans, sometimes used in traditional therapies, contain ricin one of the most toxic substances known. It may cause an acute and potentially fatal gastroenteritis as well as neurological and ophthalmological lesions. 384 more words

COMMENTARY FROM THE HEART

The Happy Accident

Here we are at Part 3 of Erica’s house.  Do you feel like we’re all BFFs now?!

A while back, Erica and her husband, Joe, refinished a beautiful pie chest/cabinet that belonged to Joe’s grandmother (pictured in the BEFORE photo below – it’s sitting in the alcove with the “Y” collection above it). 863 more words

Accessorizing

Bringing Old Furniture Back to Life

Ever wondered what to do with that special but damaged furniture that has been handed down in your family?

Dana had a conversation with Bernice Rapoport, owner and primary restoration expert, at  512 more words

Perspective

Take it on the Tea

I love watching period dramas. I’m partial to a good mystery series. There’s one trope in period dramas that makes me “awwwww” in disappointment like a soccer fan when a goal is missed. 325 more words

Tea

Trying to live Minimal as an Heirloom Hoarder

Minimalism – it’s a new exclusive lifestyle that I have never heard about up until about a month ago… or you are one, and never knew it. 487 more words

Health