Happy Hallowe’en!!!

Have you got your costumes ready? It’s time to get spooky again!

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1910-1914 German Halloween Suitcase Candy Container

Celebrated annually on October 31st, Hallowe’en holds its roots in age-old European traditions.  Originating with Samhain, the ancient Celtic festival where people would wear costumes and light bonfires to ward off ghosts. Continue reading “Happy Hallowe’en!!!”

A Large Collection of Tiny Chairs

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Meet Barbara Hartsfied, the woman behind the world’s largest collection of tiny seats.  Barbara began collecting miniature furniture in the 1990s, while she was employed as a psychiatric nurse in Atlanta, Georgia.  The hobby started while she was in the midst of writing an article for a medical journal about pregnant psychiatric patients.  Continue reading “A Large Collection of Tiny Chairs”