Category Archives: Victorian Life

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Victorian House Plans

I’ve always been in love with Victorian style homes. I thought these beautiful vintage illustrations of Victorian House Plans were so inspiring. I grouped together four images into two sets of collages.  

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Valentine’s Day History

Just where St. Valentine fits into Valentine’s Day and why the day should be named in his honor is a little bit of a mystery – it is really Cupid’s day, and one could scarcely accuse the little love god of having ever been a

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Privilege of Marriage

Rules from Thomas Paine’s Utopia – I  don’t think anyone would be eligible for marriage today: “Their women are not married before eighteen nor their men before two-and- twenty, and if any of them run into forbidden embraces before marriage they are severely punished, and