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How a Grandmother’s Secret Words Became a Granddaughter’s Treasure – a gift to publication

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Grandmotherly Lessons

My grandmothers lived through some amazing times from economic depression, to a world war. From segregation to integration and a realization that people are all human and more alike in the end. 390 more words

Remembering My Grandmothers

My paternal grandmother, from whom I get my Irish blood, raised eight children. All of them boys. My father was her youngest son, so by the time I was born, my Ouma was already old to me. 600 more words


Grandfathers can be pretty smart too, or, If you fall down, go to Grandpa

Last time we talked, I told you about how my grandmother outfoxed my ambitions to be a queen. Well, she wasn’t the only one who knew a thing or two about children. 733 more words

East Texas

Grandmothers Knit From The Heart For Service Members

(CBS) — On this Memorial Day weekend, CBS 2 learned of a group of grandmothers is giving back, with helmet warmers and scarves — made, with love, for those who serve and those who have served. 113 more words


a grandmother's blessing

“Grandma, where are you?”

A bit flustered and slightly more concerned, I entered Fairmount Cemetery all the more clueless. I tend to do this – if I don’t know where I am going, rest assured, … 1,558 more words

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

We love you Mum!

On Friday 8 May, the very special Mothers and Grandmothers of Sacred Heart were treated to a beautifully presented afternoon tea in the school hall with many families spilling out into the sunshine to enjoy the perfect autumn afternoon. 88 more words