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The Magic of Christmas: the Wish Book

The Magic of Christmas: the Wish Book by William Land When I was a child, the forthcoming excitement of the Christmas season was marked by a huge occasion. This event was the arrival of the Sears Canada (formerly Simpson’s Sears) Christmas catalogue known as the Wish Book in our home. My childhood and young adulthood …

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The Mystery of the Charmed Quilt

The Mystery of the Charmed Quilt by William Land From: March 2013 Last Tuesday, I received a Facebook message from my friend, the prolific quilter Julie Domenico, that I should stay home on Wednesday to await for a courier delivery. I responded by saying that it sounded like a mystery worthy of Nancy Drew. Her …

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Today’s Housekeeping Hint!

Today’s Housekeeping Hint! by William Land June 1, 2013 This essay chronicles the events that were the catalyst to “Today’s Housekeeping Hint!” Do not put a 12″ crystal vase on the hardwood floor behind you when you are dusting the table on which it rests! Do not bump into the aforementioned vase when you back …

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