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Managing Sentimental Value

While unpacking our Christmas decorations and sorting through which ornaments we’d keep or let go of I came across this stocking:

At first sight, it’s a raggedy old Christmas stocking that has seen far better days. 363 more words

Life

Broken Glass

Our latest challenge came from the beautiful island of Madeira.  We received an email from a man looking for a replacement glass panel for a Diora Calypso 62015 which has great sentimental value for his family but was sadly now broken. 182 more words

Vintage Radios

Vietnam Vet Col. Tony Nadal Recounts The Deadly Battle He'll Never Forget (With Actual Battle Footage)

Colonel Tony Nadal is a veteran of the Vietnam War, and he lived through the Battle of LZ X-Ray, one of the most terrifying engagements of his life. 221 more words

Life

A Heart of Tofu

My answer to the common question, “What’s your favorite food?” would always be inconclusive. The food category is so vast, how could anyone choose? But as the years have progressed, I’ve realized that I always come back to a certain meal found at  169 more words

The Things Left Behind

When a relationship ends, there are casualties on both sides. When the emotions die down and the harsh sunlight of reality begins to filter through the dust kicked up by the storm, there’s loss and devastation on both sides. 454 more words

The Tough Stuff

Ford: Why It Will Last For Generations To Come

Many car brands out there have the stuff to make it to the top by sheer design brilliance which arguably many customers subscribe to. However, there are only a few brands out there, which truly remain close to the hearts of people for sentimental reasons. 258 more words

Steve B. Liefschultz (NASCAR)

The Sick Longing for a New Home

It was once a handsome chaise.
Double-wide, clean fabric,
Firm and inviting, with
Decorative stitching
And accents round the outer lines.
Two thin people could nest… 222 more words

Poetry