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Things We Still Have and Things We Don't

Again, so much going on in this photo. But before I go into the detail, let’s talk about what’s going on here.

My family always celebrated joint events, such as my birthday and my grandma’s birthday. 955 more words


Pianos, Horses and the Rhinestone Cowboy

There is so much going on in this photo, I hardly know where to start. This photo was taken at my Grandparent’s house, and must have been taken around Valentine’s Day in 1976. 518 more words


Princess Leia

So way, way back I got a Princess Leia doll for my seventh birthday. I was lucky enough to have a mother who loved science fiction, and after she saw Star Wars for the first time, she decided it would be OK for me to see it as well. 345 more words


Blueberry Hunt

It was always the last weekend of the summer holidays that we went to the Beskid Mountains to pick blueberries. Year by year we climbed… 636 more words


The Summer of Three Reunions (part one)

Going to any reunions this summer? I’ve got three on my calendar!

I grew up with relatives all around. Except for the California ones. But we saw them too as our family piled into our non-air-conditioned car and drove across country sans seat belts. 485 more words

Intentional Family Life

Easter Finery

Every Easter I reminisce about how fancy we all looked at Easter Sunday Mass when we were in our formative years. We three girls always got a new dress and hat. 567 more words