Mrs. C.H. Chamberlain gave a very delightful reception on Saturday of last week at her elegant new house, 1402 Franklin Street, in honor of the National Treasurer of the W.CT.U., Miss Esther Pugh of Ohio, and the President of Alameda County, Mrs. B. S. Peet. The bloom and fragrance of flowers and other beautiful and … Continue reading ~The Chamberlain Reception~
Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Open Topic Continue reading ~Peter’s Shadow~
As kids, way back when, Christmas was a big day for us, Santa, Sleigh Bells, music, eating with family and friends, and of course, presents were the prize of the holiday. But, a couple of weeks later there was one more celebration to be a part of and that was New Year’s Eve. New Years … Continue reading ~New Years Pots & Pans~
An Invitation. Back in the day, getting an invitation to a celebration or ceremony meant a bit of work for the sender. Meaning, the endeavor of etiquette and the production of that being put to purpose to send out an invitation. It was not only proper behavior but protocol, elemental to one’s conduct. Today it … Continue reading ~An Invitation~
Tales From My Life.
A Life’s Lesson Remembered. Continue reading ~Lessons Learned~
“I like the smell of film. I just like knowing there’s film going through the camera”.~Steven Spielberg
There is something unique in knowing what one wants to do as an adult from childhood. My Grandfather Short was one of those unique people.