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Old Shiloh Cemetery Picnic – A 160 Year Old Tradition

Old Shiloh Cemetery, one of the oldest in the state of Texas, continues to uphold a once common practice in American communities – that of an annual cemetery cleaning and pot luck supper. The annual picnic began in 1853 after … Continue reading

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Mourning and Food – Your Contributions – I

Gumbo and rice were delivered to my home before nightfall of the day Momma died, and the task of moving my mother’s possessions from her apartment at the assisted living facility were capped by a dozen assorted Krispy-Kreme donuts.  Mom … Continue reading

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