Hello dear ladies!
Today I am sharing with you something I
consider a special treasure.
A book found at an antique store of one of
my favorite fairytales.
The book is so old and the pages are brittle and
darkened with age. At some point the pages
must have threatened to fall apart because someone
had duck taped all the pages in place.
I could hardly believe when I cracked open
the brittle spine and spied the gorgeous illustrations inside.
After buying the book for a mere $5, I was able to carefully
separate the very dry and brittle duck tape in order to save the
It obviously was a very loved book and a very old inscription
on the back says 'To Miss Mary Howard From her Teacher'
There is no publisher, illustrator or date on the book.
I would dearly love to know how old it really is.
As a little girl my grandmother used to read Little Red
Riding Hood to me and I must have heard it hundreds of times.
It's no wonder that I have such a fondness for her.
This set of salt and pepper shakers were a recent
Thank you so much for visiting with me today.
Wishing you all much happiness!