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The wisdom of our grandmothers

I think this is the slowest onset of a cold I have ever had. Each day it has gotten microscopically worse. First a slight raspy throat and then the next day a slightly more raspy throat. Yes and then the … Continue reading

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Simple “shmata”

When my aunt moved to an apartment from the home she had lived in for over 50 years, my sister acquired some items in that downsizing. One was a bunch of aprons that my grandmother made and wore when she was … Continue reading

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My grandmother’s chair

My sister has had this chair for about a dozen years. It started its life on Franklin Avenue in Toledo Ohio, where my mother grew up. My grandmother had it in her dining room, against the wall on the left … Continue reading

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