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Vol. 12 No. 2 - Rachel Ray

Vol. 12 No. 2 - Rachel Ray

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68th issue of The Storybook Home Journal™. Features Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope. Made & Printed in the USA. Categories: Anthony Trollope, Magazine, Nancy Young & Rachel Ray

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Vol. 12 No. 2 of The Storybook Home Journal

Rachel Ray

What's in this issue?

Clever In Little Comforts the Decorating article

A lesson in domestic comforts gleaned from the pages of "Rachel Ray," from soothing anyone's sensibilities to creating pleasing prospects.

You Must Have A Card the Hearth article

A compendium of Victorian-era ballroom etiquette, also including step-by-step instructions and pattern for making a French-style dance card, or "carnet de bal."

A Little Feast the Kitchen article

Exploring the world of nineteenth century batter cakes from light to thick and from Bragg's End to Penzance.

Miss Ray the Music article

Intermediate-level piano sheet music arrangement of the traditional pibroch tune, "Tuireach Iain Ruaidh".

Within Their Reach the Garden article

The art and delight of growing hops.

The Door Of The Cottage the Workshop article

Constructing the perfect cottage door.

Anthony Trollope the Bookshelf article

The spurs and trials of Anthony Trollope's early genius.

It Was Dorcas-Day the Looking Glass article

A little history of nineteenth century "Dorcas Societies."

Living Richly Without Being Rich the Attic article

A Home For Literature the Writer's Garret article

Seymore's letter responds to this question from Merrinand: How have [you] created and maintained an atmosphere of peace and pleasantness amid the hurly-burly of raising diverse and energetic children, and conducting a family enterprise not out of our home, but in the midst of it? Seymore's answer begins by introducing the subject of sanctuary, then makes its way to humor, and ends with the subject of reading together as a family.

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New Issue of the Storybook Home Shipped - Rachel Ray

By Al R. Young The Rachel Ray issue of The Storybook Home Journal is now available from Al Young Studios.  This issue features these regular sections:Decorating - Clever In Little Comforts (4 pages)Hearth - You Must Have A Card (3 pages)Kitchen - A Little Feast (4 pages)Music - Miss Ray (1 page)Garden - Within Their Reach (3 pages)Workshops - The Door Of The Cottage (2 pages)Bookshelf - Anthony Trollope (1 page)Glass - It Was Dorcas-Day (1 page)Attic - Living Richly Without Being Rich (1 page)Garret - A Home For Literature (2 pages)Rachel Ray is the 74th issue of the Journal, published bi-monthly since November 2000... Read more »

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