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Day 7: The Entertainer

For the last five years and five months, my Nan has been a Big Nan. Her brood of great-grandchildren is ever growing and her love for them shines through with more vibrancy every time she sees them. 208 more words

Lifestyle

Wisdom from the Lips of a Child

The grandkids had all gone home and I had completed my post-grandkid visit tidying up routine: making beds, putting art supplies away, cleaning fingerprints off the glass-top coffee table, sweeping up crumbs from under the table, and the like. 626 more words

Things she missed

My father always was waiting for my mother. Even if he told her that they had to leave for somewhere at a certain time, and adjusted it for “Inge Time”, she always kept him waiting.   617 more words

Out of Order

OUT OF ORDER

I look at those little feet
So shaped like my granddaughter’s
And I know this little child
Is hers – and ours – not some other family’s. 193 more words

Love

To Go or Not to Go

I was in high school when the new family moved in up the driveway. I was gone two years later and didn’t bond with them, but my mother did. 1,006 more words

Caring For A Parent

Mouth-watering, Marvelous, MATZO BREI!

After devouring a plate of homemade matzo brei this morning, my husband of 63 years, declared: “The world would be a better place if everyone ate matzo brei.” We laughed and I agreed and thought about the role of matzo brei in my family and others. 298 more words

Family