“You can never have too many aprons or too many memories.” EllynAnne Geisel
|One of the few your Innkeeper Shellie Ties on!|
According to essayist, apron expert and apron archaeologist EllynAnne Geisel, aprons don’t hold us back, they take us back . . .
What does an apron represent in your memory? Home-baked goodies? Special occasions with those you love?
Aprons represent true Americana. They signify an important part of our heritage and life, F- A - M - I - L - Y. Is there anything more important than that?
Do you remember getting together and sharing in the blessing over a bounty of home-cooked food? What is missing from this picture today? For many of us it is:
b) Home-Cooked Food and
c) Giving Thanks
Consider visiting this website: http://www.apronmemories.com/ for Everything Apron! Apronisms from EllynAnne Geisel.
The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast respects the vintage domestic armor called THE APRON. They do not dare suggest you live in the dark ages, or turn back the tide, but they wish to remind everyone that innjoying something cooked-with-love is never archaic, never out of style!
We hope you will don your apron soon and whip up something wonderful for your friends and family! Come visit us at The Claiborne House in Rocky Mount Virginia, where the fresh brewed coffee is always perc'd, and the apron strings are tied in a tight embrace.
The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast, in Rocky Mount Virginia 19 miles South of Roanoke, 250 Miles South of DC or West of Norfolk VA