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Celebrating Love

All this week, I have linked up with Monica over at The Homespun Heart for her “Make Your Home a Haven week”, but since either Blogger or her own computer is having difficulty posting updated blogs, I decided to join … Continue reading

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Home as a Haven Bloggers

(As I am having serious camera issues of late (grr), I have decided to forgo a traditional post today, and rather, provide you with a list of some of my favorite blogs. Each of these women strive to make their … Continue reading

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Tis the Gift to be Simple

“Simple Gifts” was written by Elder Joseph Brackett while he was at the Shaker community in Alfred, Maine in 1848. Sometimes referred to as a Shaker hymn or work song, it is actually a dance song and referencing religious freedom. … Continue reading

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Celebrating Fall at Home

For Day 2 of “Making our Home a Haven” I thought I would share with you a few of the ways that I celebrate the changing of the seasons at our home. Please feel free to link up with us … Continue reading

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Making Home a Haven

This week I am linking up with Monica at The Homespun Heart to share the different ways that I try to make my home a haven for both my husband and our children.  Today, we are sharing ways that we … Continue reading

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Beautiful Borders and Boundaries

Currently, I’m reading LIVING SPACES, Bringing Style and Spirit to Your Home authored by Marlee LeDai.  It is an easy read that invites the reader to tour their own home, room by room, inside and out, looking for opportunities to … Continue reading

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The Greek Revival Farmhouse

What is a Greek Revival farmhouse? Simply put, the Greek Revival farmhouse is a simplified and scaled-back version of the urban Greek Revival house. The Greek Revival style, known as the “national style” because it was the first truly American … Continue reading

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Welcome New Readers

Welcome to Vintage Home Modern Living, a blog dedicated to gracious living here in America’s heartland.  My husband and I currently reside in a new “old” house; that is, a home built in this past decade that more closely resembles … Continue reading

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