Historically Inspired

She’s So Pretty!

Ever since I was a teenager, I have admired Nash Metropolitan cars. While returning home from a five mile run we passed this lovely lady: I had to go back and pet her!  She needs a little work, but isn't she lovely?

Travel

Starvation Creek

The website for Starvation Creek State Park mentions that the park is a trailhead for "the paved Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail", along with several other trails. The area got it's name when a Pacific Express passenger train was stuck in the snow during a blizzard in 1884 and it was rumored that some… Continue reading Starvation Creek

Workbasket

Weldon’s Practical Needlework

Many people before myself have talked about the "A Facsimile Edition of Weldon's Practical Needlework" books. My set of 12 books was printed in 2005 by Piecework Magazine.   Each book is a bound copy of 12 issues of Weldon's Practical Needlework newsletters, one for each month of the year that they were originally published in. … Continue reading Weldon’s Practical Needlework