Apple Blossom Time

A Vintage Lifestyle BLog

Welcome to Apple Blossom Time, the life and times of an old-fashioned girl trying to live a vintage lifestyle in the American Midwest! Obsessed with good food, clarinet jazz and WWII history. More?
When hinges creek in doorless chambers… ( The Peery House )

When hinges creek in doorless chambers… ( The Peery House )

When hinges creak in doorless chambers, and strange and frightening sounds echo through the halls; Whenever candlelights flicker where the air is deathly still – that is the time when ghosts are present, practicing their terror with ghoulish delight! ~ The Ghost Host Alright, so I’m no Ghost Host, and this isn’t Disneyland (unfortunately), but … Continue reading “When hinges creek in doorless chambers… ( The Peery House )”

New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’

New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’

New Year’s Sparkle! I’m in the process of getting all gussied up for a New Year’s Eve celebration tonight, nothing fancy, just friends and music. Food, of course! I don’t drink, so I can get glammed up without worrying about my precious frocks! I’m trying to get this blog a-moving, since it’s a new domain … Continue reading “New Year’s Sparkle: Picking out my retro jewelry for ‘Auld Lang Syne’”

Photos: Gifted Vintage Bedroom Set!

My step dad is always thinking about us, and he gives the best gifts, but this one takes the cake. It’s a beautiful vintage blonde bedroom set (is that shell on the drawer handles??), but they didn’t know exactly when it was from. I only have a small photo that my mother sent via phone. … Continue reading “Photos: Gifted Vintage Bedroom Set!”