With it being Memorial Day Holiday Weekend I was reminded of the poem “In Flanders Fields”. The photo shown of oil on canvas upper left is “In Flanders Field-Where Soldiers Sleep and Poppies Grow (Coquelicots), Poppies by artist Robert Vonnoh, American Impressionist painter. Attribution:
Welcome letter writing enthusiasts and those new and/or rediscovering the joys of letter writing. We celebrate letter writing here!
AnchoredScraps letter writing blog encourages old-style correspondence through handwritten letters between kindred souls since 2015
Whether the topic focuses on buying your first fountain pen, downloading a printable for jotting down a few whimsical sentiments, sending a post card, dusting off your typewriter, the joys of selecting vintage or new postage to our envelope cachets, adding to our stationery stash, or simply hand-writing a letter – it’s all fun and part of the journey with a blog post by Helen Rittersporn.
Here you will find ongoing encouragement to regularly carve out a few precious moments to connect with others via “old” styles of correspondence, specifically in letter writing.
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It has been very exciting to find a printer who can accommodate my specs of having the first 100 blog posts from AnchoredScraps.com be in a hard cover book with every page in color in 8 1/2″ by 11″ format! I will be my own
On May 20, 1927 Charles Lindbergh took off from New York to cross the Atlantic for Paris aboard his airplane the “Spirit of St. Louis”. The trip took 33 1/2 hours. He was the first to fly the Atlantic alone. Photo shown upper left “Spirit of St.
In my May 01 blog I talked about the theme this month at AnchoredScraps.com is recognizing service to others. We continue that with May 17-23 being National EMS Emergency Medical Services Week. In 1973, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Emergency Medical Services Week to
Welcome to the new week at AnchoredScraps.com. If you get the opportunity to swing by the U.S. Post Office today you should be able to pick up the new Forever (49¢) Forget-Me-Not stamp (Help find missing children) – it is being released today, May 18, 2015. The
Today we are celebrating this being blogpost number 80! This means eighty consecutive daily blog posts since launching the AnchoredScraps.com site on February 26, 2015! We are continuing with recipe cards and looking at some items for embellishing our index cards to create our own recipe