Category Archives: Chesterfield

Spring here in Virginia

It’s beginning to look like spring in Virginia. The lawn is green and the trees are blooming. We had six deer in the back yard yesterday. Fills a person with hope.

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Veterans Day 2018

We celebrated Veterans Day in a big way this year as it was combined with the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. There was a wreath laying and as the banners of the fallen soldiers of the Afghanistan and … Continue reading

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Favorite Names

#52ancestors This topic for the week by Amy Johnson Crow is tough.  My ancestors all had pretty common names in their times.   One group in the Kirksey family named their children after heroic figures: Andrew Jackson, Benjamin Franklin, and George … Continue reading

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Pie

Someone said it was National Pie Day and asked about your favorite pie growing up.  That got me thinking about Mom and my Aunt Nora.  Both were great cooks and bakers.  But my favorite pie is Exquisite Pie.   When we … Continue reading

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