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Parlour Games

Parlour games were a common way of passing an evening with friends and relatives… Continue reading

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A Jane Austen Christmas by Maria Grace- A Review

detailing several Georgian holiday customs from the season of Advent through Twelfth Night Continue reading

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Create a Jane Austen Honeycomb Ornament

Amanda Lee shares her secrets for making this fabulous Ornament. Continue reading

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Create A Jane Austen Themed Christmas Bauble

Created from Upcycled pages of Pride and Prejudice. Continue reading

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Visions of Sugar Plums

The Georgian “Sugar Plum” was far different from modern imagination Continue reading

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Cloved Orange: A Regency Pomander

Enjoy the scents of Christmas with this easy pomander ornament Continue reading

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Christmas at Pemberley by Regina Jeffers

A review by Meredith Esparza Continue reading

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Isaac Watts: Author of Joy to the World

Joy to the world! the Lord is come; Let earth receive her King; Let every heart prepare him room, And heaven and nature sing, And heaven and nature sing, And heaven, and heaven, and nature sing. The words are by … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker and the Mouse King: A Classic Christmas Tale

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (German: Nussknacker und Mausekönig) is a story written in 1816 by E. T. A. Hoffmann, a German Romantic author of fantasy and horror, composer, music critic,  and caricaturist. In the tale, young Marie Stahlbaum’s favorite … Continue reading

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Christmas with Mr. Darcy, by Victoria Connelly – A Review

Jeffery Ward gets into the holiday spirit with this review from Austenprose Continue reading

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