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GratiTuesday Pic for Tuesday February 17, 2015: Our Gallery Walls

I love adding to the gallery walls we have created in our home. The top photo is from John’s office and the middle photo is from a bedroom on the second floor which I have dubbed “The Craft Room” because that is where I have done a lot of my painting projects. 186 more words

Monday Musings | Books With Sentimental Value

Hi everyone! I hope you’ve had a great weekend and a nice Monday. It’s Family Day in Ontario, so I was lucky enough to enjoy the day off. 255 more words


Downsizing: The Art of Giving Our Treasures and Sentimental Items

Guest blogger: Abby Rosenblum

There comes a time in our lives when we must move into smaller quarters.  Kids are grown, or home maintenance has become too costly, or maybe we want a the luxury of onsite help and the social activities that retirement communities can provide. 305 more words


Stories from the Hope Chest {Day 4}

My son is getting baptized next month, so I asked his great aunt about his great-grandfather’s christening gown and she said it was in the hope chest. 182 more words

But i love my packaging

“Should i open the packaging?” Are you familiar with that question? 419 more words


Stories from the Hope Chest {Day 3}

My father collected pocket watches. He collected so many that I’m overwhelmed thinking about what to do with all of them. All of these watches had incredible value to him, some of them I remember as a child. 147 more words