Vignettes’ Inside the Barn

Apple tree through the kitchen window.

Apple tree through the kitchen window.

Grandma Hilst's flour sifter on the top of the Hoosier cabinet.

Grandma Hilst’s flour sifter on the top of the Hoosier cabinet.

New Red & White hand-quilted and embroidered quilt from Roth auction.

New Red & White hand-quilted and embroidered quilt from Roth auction.

Morton Scottie dog on top of sunroom cabinet.

Morton Scottie dog on top of sunroom cabinet.

Vintage lamb and bowl of notions on sunroom mantle.

Vintage lamb and bowl of notions on sunroom mantle.

Cubs game, Kel & Adam's hs, inside barn 017

A few snap shots inside our barn home.  Grouping vintage items and family heirlooms is a delight.  They represent snatches of my favorite things with memories.

About Sharon L. Clemens

Sharon and husband Merle and their children owned and operated a specialty shop and restaurant in a restored dairy barn for thirteen years in a village in Illinois. After closing their restaurant, they converted the barn into the family home and moved their shop to the garden level. They operated a collectable shop as a home-based business for another thirteen years before retiring to the country life. Sharon has been a special feature guest on the local NBC telelvision affiliate and has spoken professionally on topics relating to herb gardening and cottage lifestyle. In addition to conducting workshops and programs, Sharon writes a weekly cottage lifestyle e-newsletter called “Cottage Chat” and a Word Press blog: Seasons of Farm Grove. She has written five novels, The Younger Girl, Door County Cottage, Timeless-A Door County Love Story, Door County Cabin and Door County Escape, love stories with traditional values set in Door County, Wisconsin.
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