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Halloween stories spark imagination and a bit of fear (Heather)

On Hallowe’en the thing you must do Is pretend that nothing can frighten you An’ if something scares you and you want to run Jus’ let on like it’s Hallowe’en fun. ~from an early nineteenth century Halloween postcard The school … Continue reading

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Becoming Like Our Mothers: A Response to Amy’s Post on Resourcefulness (Heather)

Armed with a fierce work ethic Mom decorated birthday cakes, cooked delicious meals from scratch, kept the sewing machine humming, clipped coupons, picked berries, gardened and always managed to preserve the year’s harvest in canning jars.” ~ Amy Laitinen, from … Continue reading

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