In 1833, John Randolph of Roanoke in Virginia died, freeing his slaves. After a 13 year battle in the courts due to the contesting of the will by his brother, the Randolph slaves were finally free to leave. This is...
Putting together a gift basket full of sewing items is a wonderful idea for someone who is interested in learning to sew, but doesn't have to money, or the knowledge, to purchase them for themselves.
Just south of Greenville, Ohio, is a little known place called "Chapel of the Winds". If you weren't a local, and had never heard of it before, you would likely never run across it. As you drive along Highway...
World's Longest Yard Sale aka The 127 Corridor Sale, America's Endless Yard/Garage Sale. Miles and miles of sales from Michigan to Alabama.
DIY Idea-How to Make and Sew kitchen curtains from Square Dance Skirts Or Old Clothing...Re-Cycling fabric the fun way!
How to sew kitchen curtains out of old square dance skirts, or old clothing. Making them is not hard once you take apart the skirts and figure out your curtain pattern!
DIY for your Kids--Children's Halloween Costume Ideas-How to make Superman Witch Cat Smurf Indian or Care Bear!
Great creative ideas for Halloween costumes for kids...Easy to make Smurf, Witch, Cat, Indian, or Care Bear..Use leftover fabric or old clothing and have fun!
Great Fall/Winter Recipe: Brats or Sausage with Potato, Onion & Green Beans..."Slungola" Comfort Food
Easy to cook recipe for leftover brats. Add potatoes, onions, and green beans and you have a great filling meal for your family! We call it Slungola, in honor of my father-in-law who called all his "all in...
How to make your own homemade Native American Indian Halloween Costume for your kids--boys or girls! DIY
Here's how to make fun and easy Indian, or Native American, costumes for your children for Halloween, with very little sewing!
Save a Child's Life. Lock Up Home Protection Guns from Children with Trigger/Cable Locks or A Gun Safe
This article describes the different kinds of methods that can be used in the home, to keep your guns safely locked away from children, or others who are inexperienced with weaponry. Gun safes, trigger locks, and gun...
A few miles outside of Piqua, Ohio, there is an old millstone mounted on a platform. enry Dilbone and his wife, Barbara, moved to Springcreek Township, Miami County, Ohio in 1806, five years after they were married....