Gateway Into the Western Imagination:Celebrating 100 Years of Adventurous Traditions at the Evergreen Lodge

Story and Photos by Marjorie Magazine Originally published in Roaring Twenties: An Encore (2020) When Southern Pacific Railroad opened the Sunset Limited line in the 1890’s, it took off in New Orleans and traveled across the southernmost states of America to reach the sunny shores of Los Angeles. As part of its expansion campaign, Sunset… Read More Gateway Into the Western Imagination:Celebrating 100 Years of Adventurous Traditions at the Evergreen Lodge

That One Time Girl Scouts Didn’t Sell Their Cookies (And for a Good Cause!)

Girl Scout cookie season is upon us! Bring us the cheers and beckons, the handmade signs, and the boxed-up goodies that celebrate the great cause of supporting 100-year old organization’s programs that unite young girls together in building leadership for the future. Since 1917, the sales of cookies have been a driving force behind Girl… Read More That One Time Girl Scouts Didn’t Sell Their Cookies (And for a Good Cause!)

The Cherries On Top to a Galentine’s Day Out (Plus a Giveaway!)

Cover and Giveaway Photos by Jon Mathon, All Others by Marjorie Magazine There’s not quite a love like that of your best friend! That’s why for this Galentine’s Day we took some time to step out into San Francisco for a few sweet classics in celebrating the timeless bond of female friendship. We couldn’t think… Read More The Cherries On Top to a Galentine’s Day Out (Plus a Giveaway!)

Spode’s Christmas China: The Story of an American Holiday Household Tradition

By Marjorie Magazine Atop the table settings of most families in America during Christmastime, you might find a familiar dinnerware only seen during the festive season. Fir green trimmed china stamped with a beautifully decorated illustration of a Christmas tree adorned in colorful decor with Saint Nick at the top– that’s the Spode signature china… Read More Spode’s Christmas China: The Story of an American Holiday Household Tradition

Keeping the Spirit of ’45 America Alive in Celebrations and a Love Story

Photos courtesy of Ashley Elieff, Andy Wen, Daniel Garcia and Correy Morales. On August 6, 2010, the US Congress came together in a bi-partisan effort to pass the Spirit of ’45 Day into act, a day recognizing the Greatest Generation who fought valiantly against the Axis Powers in World War II and left a mighty… Read More Keeping the Spirit of ’45 America Alive in Celebrations and a Love Story