Tag Archives: vintage

The Original Non-Stick

Mary/ June 18, 2015

I love my cast iron cookware. I have frying pans in small, regular and super large sizes. The biggest and smallest are newer, 5-10 years old, but the regular sized one is probably

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Sew Happy

Mary/ May 15, 2015

I grew up in a small town….but that didn’t stop me from wearing Vogue Paris Original designs to my school dances…because I could sew. In the 1970’s, most young ladies and women sewed;

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Long Live the Kingsway

Mary/ April 27, 2015

Kingsway is one of the longest roads in Greater Vancouver. It stretches across and into three cities. In a region mainly comprised of a north/south – east/west grid, it is a unique diagonal

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Ravishing

Mary/ March 23, 2015

Had the pleasure of catching a fabulous exhibit at the Museum of Vancouver the other weekend. It was called “From Rationing to Ravishing” and exhibited women’s fashions from the 1930’s onward, through war

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