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A Tribute to Grandma

What constitutes a “great” grandma? Besides watching over the three generations below her, I think it has something to do with creating an impression in your grandkids starting when they are young. 375 more words


Great Grandma Esther's Banana Bread & Banana Maple Mini Muffins

My great grandma Esther Fingado made a famously moist banana bread. Her original, flawless recipe for the loaf is as follows:

1 cup sugar
1 cup butter… 331 more words



Telling my grandpa became very important to me. My grandmother knew. Her and I are very close. She is a mother to me. They are buried in the Word every day, are very much a part of the church, missionaries, and anything else that calls them to serve. 167 more words

Cryptic Pregnancy

Tradizione, Attempt No. 1

If I were to ask what “tradition” means to you, what do you think you’d say?

I feel like, in theory, “tradition” would be the same for everyone. 1,197 more words


Christmas Eve

Today is Christmas Eve and we are all set for Alfie’s first Christmas.

This morning we had a lovely visit from Grandad Gary and Zoe. Alfie enjoyed playing with them, showing off his new skills and babbling away. 471 more words

Family Of Three

Christmas Carolers

So my mom and I went to Coleen’s Caring Hands, the nursing home in town that my great grandmother has lived for the past year now. 159 more words

Personal Junk

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During Thanksgiving Break, I interviewed my grandma about important people in her life and the stories they had told. One point in he interview really stood out to me – how her mother told her brother and her about her experience with the Jesse James gang. 175 more words