RSS Feed

More local explorations

Tonight was the night for some more local explorations. Tonight’s destination was the Strausburg Creamery. After I grabbed some delicious Snickers ice cream, my community group girls and I took off on a walk through the quaint town. I did have a blonde moment when I thought, “Aw, they have carriage rides here.” Then I realized that an Amish buggy was passing by. The town  is a quaint old town with houses from the 1700s, and we decided to take a detour to look at the old cemetery in the church yard.

Odd feature: Most of the gravestones listed how many years, months and days old the person was when they died.

My favorite names on the grave stones: Mary and Joseph Carpenter.

Most likely names to revive for my daughters: Elsie and Clara

And, best inscriptions: The husband’s gravestone had some nice poetry about being happy and in heaven. His wife’s tombstone said, “She hath done what she could…”

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

One English Teacher

...with a world to discover

OccasionalPiece--Quilt!

OPQuilt: Quilts & Textiles

A Daisy Garden

Photography. Sewing. Cooking. Quilting. Inspiration.

stitchsewquilt

Searching for the perfect quarter inch seam

The Sassy Quilter

saving the world one quilt at a time...

Wasn't Quilt in a Day

Since Rome wasn't either, I'll take my time.

SYNC

YA Literature into Your Earphones

Christa Quilts

Make it yourself. Make it your own.

Planting Sequoias

I do things and then I write about doing things

Found This Painted That

Decorating Solutions for the Dollar Challenged

littlefarmintheboro

Wanna be country family....living in a Boro...

Bit o' Betty

Outlook on Life, Observations in the World, and Total Allegiance to Christ

sewing room secrets

the story behind the stitches

Rachel Goble

Trying to live fully, love deeply and tell stories with dignity.

THE RIVER WALK

Daily Thoughts and Meditations as we journey together with our Lord.

I Like String

Watch and learn as I make things!

lilru96's Blog

A topnotch WordPress.com site

%d bloggers like this: