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365 Days ago my Grandma passed away

It’s taken me 365 days to finally write this blog, it has also been 365 days since my Grandma passed away.  She was 99 years old, having just celebrated her birthday on the 29th of November, and welcoming who would be her last great grandchild she saw born on the 24th of November. 710 more words

Being A Mum

das brot- the bread

One of the Christmas traditions in my family includes making breads and cookies to share with extended family. Ginger snaps and sugar cookies from Grandma O, caramels from my mom, and cardamom coffee cake from my great-grandma E. 288 more words

Walking By Faith And Not By Sight

The C Word

She spent her whole life caring for her family. A woman who’s loved people more unconditionally than anyone I’ve ever met, found out that she has cancer today. 164 more words

The great cookbook make

So I’ve undertaken this project.

After my grandma died, when we were dividing up her possessions and cleaning out her house, I asked for the recipe box. 517 more words


Ten Little Toes (Haiku)

your spark ensures that
my feet never touch the ground —
nineteen eighty-eight

– faint –


Great Grandma's House - Summer Vacay

During the Summer I also went to my great grandma’s house it was some cool bonding time and we did cool stuff. I helped her bake our Saturday lunch. 87 more words

Miss M Meets Great-Grandma

My dad, the girls (ages 3 and 5.5 weeks), and I took a 7-hour round trip to Shelbina, MO yesterday to visit my grandma. She was tickled to meet Miss M and see Lil’ Miss K again. 25 more words