Humor and Nostalgia

Take a walk down memory lane with stories about the past. Enjoy stories about the american dream, the great depression, one-room schools, outhouses, and much more.

Learning to Drive

By Mel Boone

Learning how to drive when I was a kid was an experience I'll never forget.

Memorial Day

By Mel Boone

Sometimes it's easy to forget the real meaning of a holiday...

A Love for Steam Engines

By Mel Boone

I always had a fascination for steam engines as a child. As an adult, I'm still fascinated by them.

Rain and Mud

By Mel Boone

I know farmers need the rain, but but I can handle only so much mud!


Happy to Be Irish

By Mel Boone

My ancestors came from several countries. During this time of year, I'm proud to say that one was Ireland.

The First Day of Spring

By Renee-Lucie Benoit

In orchard country, you know it's the first day of spring when this happens ...

Life with Quirks

By Mel Boone

Every one has a quirk or two, right?

Heart of the Home: First Big Buy Was New Furniture

By Esther, from Hixson, Tennessee

Couple filled out credit card application to buy new furniture for their house from Sears, Roebuck and Co.