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It lies within hearts who have been loved, and hearts who know how to show, not tell, about love. It lies beneath veins in hands that have been used for cooking and cleaning and channeling inner struggles, and then inner temples of zen. 95 more words

Great Grandma Lucy

Great Grandma Lucy…yesterday was the 125th anniversary of her birth in 1891.  She left us back in December 1985, way back when I was in the 7th grade, yet there are seldom days she doesn’t come to mind and there are trigger scents that bring me back to her house circa late 1970’s.   526 more words


Garden Developments

I have a lot of material to post about because throughout July I’ve been doing a whole lot of things like Great Grandma, but today is dedicated to my garden update. 479 more words

Family History

Through the eyes of the little man

My grandma is 96 and on a good day will still ask me if I want the rips in my jeans sewn up!  I only wear them to get that reaction. 403 more words

Great Grandma's House

The girls are spending most of July in Taiwan, where Oma, Opa and Great Grandma Rock live! Isabel went to visit GG-Rock this afternoon and the two of them had so much fun. 10 more words


Don't Call Me Grandma by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

Don’t Call Me Grandma by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson; illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon. 2016. Mixed media of paper collage, pastels, and watercolors

Brief summary: A great grandaughter tries to understand why her Great Grandma Nell (who insists on being called Grandmother) never gives hugs, kisses or plays. 117 more words

Book Reviews

Grandma was a western wear model

How about something else that was done for a class I’m taking. This was an opportunity to write about a character in our life. I’ve been thinking about my grandma a lot lately.

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Growing Up