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seeing clearly

Day 8: Glasses Apologies for the tardy posting. We’re having some computer, ahem, challenges. I found these in the old boxes I brought back from Nebraska. It was in amongst the old medicine bottles and tins. If you look closely, you can see beautiful filigree on the bridge. The glasses are small enough that I … Continue reading

a golden oldie

Day 6: Chair I am not an antiques person. My personal style is more modern with a dash of eclectic vintage. You heard me right. And yes, in case you’re wondering, I did just totally make that up. But that’s me. So when my dear Aunt Candy offered me a rocking chair, I was hesitant. … Continue reading

time capsules

Day 21: Bottle Today, I finally took time to tackle a project I’m working on for my dad. Last time I was home, he gave me a big tote full of old stuff to sell on eBay. The tote has been waiting in the garage, and today, I finally sorted through things. I didn’t find … Continue reading

the name game

I am loving March’s photo-a-day challenge. Chantelle at FatMumSlim–you rock, chica!! Today’s topic is one I’m passionate about: my name. More specifically, my last name. Don’t get me wrong–Christine is a lovely name. I was the only Christine in my class forever and ever. In fact, I didn’t meet another Christine until college. It suits … Continue reading