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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


Throwback Thursday: Photographs

When I’ve got some free time, I love to put on the kettle and make some tea, and sit down with a box of Oreos and pull out the big boxes of photos we have stored in the basement. 326 more words


The Keeper of Memories

Photographers capture moments in time that they see as beautiful, special, and important. They are saving a piece of personal history to remember in the future. 386 more words

Life Stories

The Cooper Matriarch

Not everyday, but once in a while I thing about my grandmother. Over the summer I planted three rose bushes in my backyard and one of them smells just like her perfume and the smell brings me right back home to her little house on the river in Zanesville.   183 more words