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Grandfathers can be pretty smart too, or, If you fall down, go to Grandpa

Last time we talked, I told you about how my grandmother outfoxed my ambitions to be a queen. Well, she wasn’t the only one who knew a thing or two about children. 733 more words

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Grandmothers Knit From The Heart For Service Members

(CBS) — On this Memorial Day weekend, CBS 2 learned of a group of grandmothers are giving back, with helmet warmers and scarves — made, with love, for those who serve and those who have served. 113 more words


a grandmother's blessing

“Grandma, where are you?”

A bit flustered and slightly more concerned, I entered Fairmount Cemetery all the more clueless. I tend to do this – if I don’t know where I am going, rest assured, … 1,558 more words

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

We love you Mum!

On Friday 8 May, the very special Mothers and Grandmothers of Sacred Heart were treated to a beautifully presented afternoon tea in the school hall with many families spilling out into the sunshine to enjoy the perfect autumn afternoon. 88 more words


the hands-off grandma

My mother recently came to visit me and my family for ten days. Here is a list of the things she did vis-a-vis my four children: 295 more words


Bayou Magic, by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Summary:  Visiting her grandmother in the Louisiana bayou, ten-year-old Maddy begins to realize that she may be the only sibling to carry on the gift of her family’s magical legacy. 6 more words

2015-2016 Club

Grandmama knew God

I’m remembering when God let neighbors smack your hand for stealing
when God had you squealin’ cause Grandmama pinched you under the armpit
Sit still in church / Cross your legs / is what she told you the first four times… 77 more words