Granny is Always Looking Ahead

Granny is always looking to the future. You’ve heard of girls having hope chests, well when my brothers and I were growing up Granny had a hope chest for each of us. There wasn’t really any chest, just things stuffed in a drawer, cabinet, or closet for someday when we had homes of our own. Granny used to be a big couponer. She’d save up points or stickers to get free stuff. She wouldn’t quit until she had four of…

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There Was Eleven of Us

Front: Fay, Lucky, Louzine (Granny), Geneaieve. Back: Jr., James, Gazzie, Charlie, Dorothy, Jean, George There are eleven in my family…

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Granny and Dolls

For the past year it seems we’ve been in a constant battle with all the stuff in our basement. Chitter’s…

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79 Years Young

Granny and her first great grand baby Margaret¬† Granny is 79 years young today. As always, she’s made her own…