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Light and Atmosphere

“Streaming Sunlight” by renowned Bucks County artist Ranulph Bye is a favorite, capturing the light and atmosphere of the work of watercolorist, landscape painter, author and teacher Ranulph Bye. A … Continue reading

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Off to the NYNOW Gift Fair at the Jacob Javits Center in NYC, the theme this Year, LIFESTYLE+GIFT. One of the best, it is huge, the biannual show features trends … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Historic Christmas Day

“In effect, quite literally, we owe what we have and who we are and all that we hold sacred, to about 3,000 men who would not quit.” historian David McCullough … Continue reading

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Holiday Highlights

Christmas and Crafts at Historic Moland House. Historic Moland House in Warwick Township Bucks County featured an annual Holiday season Craft Fair. Built in 1754, located 30 miles from Philadelphia, … Continue reading

December 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Meet E.L.

Meet Elizabeth Chapman Lawrence The remarkable story of Elizabeth Chapman Lawrence (1829-1905), recently came to life in the oak-paneled library of the restored and second Aldie Mansion, in Doylestown, Bucks … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · 2 Comments

“Practice Fire Safety, Watch What You Heat”

“To Save Our Fellow Citizens”, Volunteer Firefighting from 1800 to 1875, was a recent 2015 Exhibit at the Mercer Museum in Doylestown, Bucks County. Artifacts included tools, artwork, photographs and … Continue reading

October 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Candles of the New Year

Welcoming the Chinese New Year Which can’t help but bring to mind the magnificent Patio and Garden fragrant Peony. Patio and Garden Fragrances A Royal symbol of prosperity and wealth, … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment