A Little Bit of History: How to Decorate with Antiques Around the Home

Decorating with antiques allows history lovers to keep history alive every day. However, the placement of antiques against more modern decor takes some skill.

Most savvy designers/ decorators have some go-to techniques for this task. These techniques highlight what’s most beautiful about each object in a timeless way. Here are three of the most common ways that they use to make their antiques really stand out.
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Keep Them Learning: Top Ways to Connect Your Kids with History

Guest post contributed by Hannah Whittenly

A child’s summer vacation can be a long, idle playtime, but it can also be an opportunity for them to grow and learn. Discovering history can be a fun pastime that doesn’t require a lot of reading or study to experience. With a little planning and investigation, you can find interesting resources to lure them away from the TV and video games. It could be a welcome distraction from boredom to introduce them to family, local, or world history. Here are some ways to connect your kids with history this summer:
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