Misha Crews

Love stories about old houses and family secrets.

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On Main Street in my town there is a gallery run by the Valley Center for the Creative Arts (VECCA). Their mission is to bring the arts and the community together through educational programs. Pretty great, right? This year they are hosting the Mistletoe Market, a month-long event that provides artists with a place to …

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It’s December 1st! This means that the holiday season is officially in full swing, bringing pretty lights, gingerbread lattes, the wonderous faces of children as they peek through store windows… and stress. Oh my gosh, so much stress! Is it my imagination, or is the calendar suddenly full, while my bank account is suddenly empty? …

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I’ve posted many times on social media about my love for the Shenandoah National Park, and Skyline Drive in particular. Today I thought I’d share a little history about the park itself. In 1924, the Southern Appalachian National Park Committee was looking for a place to put a national aprk in the Blue Ridge Mountains …

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