Hearth of the Home

Hearth of the Home

Photo by Stéphane Juban on Unsplash


I say to myself that I shall try to make my life

like an open fireplace, so that people may be

warmed and cheered by it and so

go out themselves to warm and cheer.

George Matthew Adams



 A roaring fire can invigorate all the senses:


Five Good Reasons to Sit by the Fire





This Little Piggy Went to Market

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The rhyming name remains a true mystery. Going strong with over 500 stores, this originator of hands-on grocery stores still operates in 17 states. And it’s a beloved part of Americana we love to remember far and wide.



The stories of Piggly Wiggly woven through the fabric of our lives is documented in the YouTube comments of videos like this one. Take a few moments to read a handful; there are over 700: