When I was little, there were no photographs of my father’s relatives in our house. My mother’s “side” was the only one that existed. 1,326 more words
” Monkey Business”‘ photo (c) Jennifer MacNeill
Holidays, birthdays, anniversaries… 375 more words
When I look back, I can sum up the summer of 2011 with a statement I made to mom one day, “I swear, I’ve been to more libraries and more graveyards in the past two months than in the past 50 years put together!” 920 more words
Yesterday this cranky little gal celebrated her 81st birthday. She’s my mom, and I can’t help but laugh every time I see this photo.
But for a spontaneous decision on a lazy Friday afternoon in Hershey, Pa., I would not know that this photo exists, and I’d certainly never have it in my possession, ready to whip out at a moment’s notice to tease my beloved mom. 983 more words