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An article of clothing can bring me back to a distant memory so quickly it feels like I’m riding on a jet plane. One autumn day in Houston, Texas I was walking through Rice University and my boyfriend grabbed my belt loop.  I took the next step forward and heard “RRRIIIIIPPP”.  He had pulled the […]

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The Garden

“I used to grow gardenias THIS big,” exaggerated my great uncle as he rounded his fingers into a circle as large as a dessert dish. My grandparents family had owned greenhouses in a small town in the Garden State and supplied flowers as far as NYC.  I was told stories about growing roses and winning […]

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Custom Memory Bear

Author unknown: “I once was worn so long ago.” “ I’m sure you know me well.” “So sit with me and reminisce.” “We’ve lots of stories to tell.” “The good times that we used to share” “Are gone, but not forgot.” “So keep the memories you hold dear.” “Forever in your heart.” dawn @ cabincreekstitchery.com  

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