Monthly Archives: December 2018

Road Trips: The Old Iron Inn – Bed & Breakfast

Road Trips The Old Iron Inn – Bed & Breakfast Photo from website of The Old Iron Inn It was while traveling to Maine in late September (2018) to visit what’s left of Loring AFB in Limestone, Maine… we had … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Flip Top Mittens

Craft Junkie “Flip Top Mittens” My last knitting project of 2018 was a request from granddaughter McKinley… and when a granddaughter asks for a specific item… You make it! It seems a friend in school has a pair and she … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten

Family Stories Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten! I’m still not sure what sparked this remembrance of food combinations, but the more I thought… the more I remembered family members having their unusual favorite foods… whether appetizing to all or not! … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Dreams…What Do They Mean

Family Stories Dreams…What Do They Mean? I woke from a dream this morning as I had my hands on a package of older photos enclosed in a see through case… then poof… the dream ended. I was just pulling out … Continue reading

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Weekend Weathervanes: A Christmas Reading at the Cross

Weekend Weathervanes A Christmas Reading at the Cross I’ve been by this church in Milford, CT… near the duck pond many times… guess I never looked up! The Plymouth Building of the First United Church Want to read more, click…. Weekend … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Christmas Ornaments

Craft Junkie: Christmas Ornaments For as long as I can remember, I’ve made new felt Christmas ornaments every year after discovering them in a Woman’s World magazine. I first began making them to sell at craft shows… even family sold … Continue reading

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Weekend Weathervanes: The Snail

Weekend Weathervanes The Snail Not sure how the snail relates to the Winery… but it was cute! Hermit Woods Winery Meredith, New Hampshire Want to read more, click…. Weekend Weathervanes: © 2018, copyright Jeanne Bryan Insalaco; all rights reserved

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Family Stories: Playing the Game – Scrabble

Family Stories Playing the Game… Scrabble Playing games was not something I grew up doing, but in my husband’s family… they were big game-board players… all types of games… Monopoly, Scrabble, and many Card Games; I learned to enjoy board … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Memories with Cousin Charles Bryan

Family Stories Memories with Cousin Charles E. Bryan The Smith House (photo printed with permission from Rocky Smith) It wasn’t until I became interested in family history research that I met my second cousin, Charles Earle Bryan… although I’m sure … Continue reading

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Nancy Drew: Will The Real Nancy Drew Stand Up

Nancy Drew Will The Real Nancy Drew Stand Up! We all know who Nancy Drew is, but many of us remember a different Nancy… and she will always be our “Nancy” in the back of our minds… and hearts! Who … Continue reading

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