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A Vintage Christmas

With all the vintage ornaments and decorations in this lovely house, it seems as if I have travelled back in time to my childhood. We spent many a Christmas here on the farm. The temperature outside feels just right. The smells coming from the kitchen are divine. The cookies are piling up. Tradition and family history fill the rooms.  This place now represents five generations. We have a lot to remember and share. Feeling such gratitude for those who came before us. Here’s to the smiles on their faces as they watch over us living their legacy.

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These belonged to my grandparents. They were purchased in the 1930’s.
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These are at least 55 years old.
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Hand painted by one of my brothers in 1972.
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There used to be five of these. I have one at my house. One of my favorites.
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I painted this in 1972, when I was five. Not my best work.