It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Apron!

It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Apron!The new aprons of today are not my grandmother’s apron.  My grandmother’s apron was mostly made of feed sack or other inexpensive cotton material. Most were just fabric gathered on to a waist band with pockets and ties.  Left over odds and ends materials would be used. Sometimes there would be … Continue reading It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Apron!

Puttin’ Up The Tree! Memories from Early Years

Christmas Tree Decorating in the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’sDecorating a Christmas tree in the 1930’s was a vastly different task than today’s decorating where many dollars can be spent on a single decoration. Now a days, trees have themes…colors, old fashioned items, naturals, contemporary, whimsical – the list goes on and on. But fifty years … Continue reading Puttin’ Up The Tree! Memories from Early Years