Every place has a history, if you know where to look.

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About Me


There are few things that evoke deep emotion quite like our return to Home. Leaving to forge our own destinies feels, in the moment, like the freedom of the wind on the sea. They say there is nothing so constant as Time, and while our own changes may feel slow, going back to the house…

Charmer at 131

She’s old, she’s spooky, and she’s got a story!  Have you ever read someone’s life story and felt like it should be a Lifetime TV movie? That’s how I felt while researching this house! Let’s begin with the landowner before the house was built: Israel J Richardson, who said he was from New York but…

About Andrea

I love old stuff and a good story. I’m Andrea, the heart of My Hearth Story, and I’m so glad you’re here. Let’s go back in time a bit… When I was a kid, one of my babysitters was an older woman who would take me to the cemetery. Adult me realizes it was to…

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