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A Satisfying Yard Sale

Our neighborhood rummage sale was Friday and Saturday, and I’m pleased to report that we managed both to free up about a cubic yard of space in our home and make several sale-goers very happy. Normally I find working the … Continue reading

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Dirty Book Covers of 1870

I re-read one of my favorite books a few weeks ago, Louisa May Alcott’s An Old Fashioned-Girl. I first discovered it in grade school, in an edition that had belonged to my mother when she was a girl, which turns … Continue reading

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