They Came in Ships: Chances are excellent that your ancestors came to America from somewhere-England, Spain, Germany, China, Africa. Can you imagine how they felt as they left their homes, what they left behind? Do you want to know? Would you know where to even start looking for the details? You will not only learn what fundamental facts you need to know about your immigrant ancestor before beginning, but suggests where you may find that information as well.
Sometimes we come across items that make so much sense that they should really be a part of the original product and not some add on gadget. Like the Silicone Oven Rack Guard. It’s simply a pair of silicone guards that line the outer edge of your oven racks and allow you to pull the oven racks out with your bare hands. No need for pot holders, oven mitts, or towels, the silicone stays cool up to 450 degrees. They cost less than $10 for a set of two
Postcards from the Ridge: Tutorial on great finish...paint a coat of Benjamin Moore Regal Eggshell finish in Quarry Rock, #1568...then lightly sand to expose wood to distress...coat sections with Minwax Chestnut gel stain and wipe off immediately...coat with Modern Masters Dead Flat varnish. 4 coats on top, 3 on rest of piece