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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


Thanksgiving Weekend

In case you were wondering what Lali’s pants I made out of that old sweater looked like:

I was driving around Wednesday afternoon. I have never seen a plane about to take off/just landed from our airport.. 324 more words

Mystic Baby

What? Did you hear that? It’s another sickeningly adorable millennial pregnancy announcement!

Indeed, my husband and I are expecting a baby. I think it is important to note that all the preventative instruction I got about pregnancy as a youth was incredibly accurate. 864 more words

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Three Generations

Grandma, Grandson, and Great-Grandson



The Wedding

It was but a matter of time before I posted something about the whole big affair. My trouble has been concocting a connection to my Great Grandmothers in a sense more intimate than a posting of marriage records I have found.  1,425 more words

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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