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Happy Chinese New Year

Baby’s first Chinese New Year! Isa got so many red envelopes and now that she’s seven months old, she’s got a killer grip to hold on to all those envelopes of cash. 43 more words


Picture it, Detroit 1947.

Disclaimer: I am my Nana’s great granddaughter, typing up everything she says and remembers. These life events happened, but maybe not quite how she says. She has onset Dementia and her memory isn’t as great as it used to be. 288 more words


The Puzzle

I have a lot of stories to tell this week.  My weekly prompt for my P52 is “My Favorite Thing,” and it is challenging me.  So what have I done?   51 more words

Getting it Together

My name is Kara. I’m a history teacher, crafter, and all around history nerd. The mission here is rather a lot like a family history, only instead of just collecting facts, anecdotes, and documents about my great-grandmothers, I’m going to try to live like them. 319 more words


Holiday Smells Inspired by Great Grandma; DIY

When my Great Grandma passed away a few years ago I inherited all the spices in her cabinets. Many of them are several years old, and probably no good. 163 more words


A work in progress about my Granny

My great grandma was one of the strongest women I’ve known.  During the war, she worked in a machine shop until the war ended.  She was laid off so the “boys” would have a job when they came home.   468 more words