New Uses for Old Campers

As a people, we are getting better and better at reducing, reusing, and recycling, and it’s a good thing, too, because our poor Earth has been getting pretty polluted.  That’s why I often feel sad when I see rows and...
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History at the Fair

Welcome to the 56th History & Home link party, but first, a tour around an olde-time settlement displayed at the South Carolina State Fair.     That antique wagon is a beauty!  And so is this antique truck:   This...
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Organizing with Vintage Kitchen Glass

Why keep things in the grocery store packaging, when you can organize and display it in beautiful vintage kitchen glass?  This keeps things right at your fingertips, makes your home more attractive, and gives you a chance to enjoy and...

How To Use Vintage Snack Sets

Many of us mid-century glass collectors have vintage snack sets in our china cabinets, but they don’t get used very often, do they?  Sets like the one pictured below were advertised decades ago for patio parties, shown with perfectly coiffed...
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Antique Buffet For Entertainment Center

An antique buffet or dresser can be the perfect entertainment center for today’s wider televisions.  I have a wonderful entertainment armoire my father built us many years ago, but it doesn’t work with modern televisions’ dimensions.  So about a year...