Jonquil Festival 2019

Last weekend I volunteered at Old Washington Historic State Park for their annual Jonquil Festival event. The weather was beautiful, the flowers were in bloom, and we had quite a few visitors! It was a great event! The Sanders Homestead I gave tours in the Sanders Homestead along with 3 other ladies. The two of… Continue reading Jonquil Festival 2019

Civil War Weekend @ OWHSP 2018

Hello friends and hello first post of 2019! I hope your New Year has been off to a great start! I took quite a long break from blogging, but I promise that this year I'm getting back into blogging on the regular. That's one of my goals for this year. (; Last November I volunteered… Continue reading Civil War Weekend @ OWHSP 2018

1860 Wrapper (First Sewing Project of 2018)

Happy 3rd day of the new year everyone! I hope your year is starting out great! I worked the past two years so today I was able to start on my first sewing project of 2018- an 1860 wrapper. Now a wrapper in the 1860's referred to a clothing garment that we would consider as… Continue reading 1860 Wrapper (First Sewing Project of 2018)