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Friday Night Family Heirlooms… telling their stories: Granddaddy McKinley's Gem Finds

When “heirlooms” aren’t identified, and their stories never told, they often become items tossed or sold – as they have no history, no ties to the family. 949 more words

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Colleen Berg Jewelry

We specialize in celebrating those you love. We capture baby toes and toddler thumbprints. Kindergarten signatures and 1st grade artwork. This is heirloom jewelry immortalizing your loved ones… from babies to parents and grandparents. 16 more words


Family Legacies

Recently my father sent me some old family photos that I had requested after Grandma passed away.  And some of them are REALLY old.  With so many of our relatives having suddenly died in the last year, I suddenly felt the urge to help keep the memory of my ancestors alive by displaying these old photos of them around my home just like Grandma had done when she was alive.   898 more words


December Bed Post

I think I’ve been reading too much of Selina Lake’s book Romantic Style (her books are awesome, check them out!), because I’ve gone with a very soft and romantic bed this month! 176 more words


A Stool with a Story

To the eye, this is just a cool retro stool, but to its owners, it means three generations of love… passed down from grandmother to mother to daughter.   56 more words

Southern Living

The Loaded Down Christmas Tree

John 1:12-14

But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God; who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.  769 more words

Short & sweet

Anyone who truly knows “me” understands my ability of letting all things go that are replaceable.

On that same note, they understand deeply my inability to let go of all things I can’t get back. 48 more words