Donations are Appreciated
“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.”
Winston Churchhill (1874-1965)
“Good sense and good nature suggest civility in general; but in good breeding there are a thousand little delicacies which are established only by custom.”
" And to all this she must yet add something more substantial, in the improvement of her mind by extensive reading."
Pride & Prejudice
by Jane Austen
" During the late nineteenth century, an afternoon tea was one of the most informal entertainments to which a fashionable lady could invite her friends and acquaintances."
1895 edition of Table Talk
Historical Sip & Sew of Orange County
" Useful and ornamental needlework are capable of being made, not only sources of personal gratification, but of high moral benefit, and the means of developing in surpassing loveliness and grace, some of the highest and noblest feelings of the soul."
The Ladies' Work Table Book, 1845