Posts for grandmother

In My Grandmother’s Armoire

General/Column December 21, 2015

the clothes were folded so neatly and wrapped up, arranged by colors and by seasons and smelling of lavender. The…

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Rosie’s Doll

General/Column December 21, 2015

A brightly decorated Christmas tree filled the sitting room of a second-floor apartment. Beneath its boughs, a china doll perched…

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A Chili Recipe for Lily

General/Column December 21, 2015

The spring my daughter, Lily, turned one, my mom came to live with us. She brought her warmth and laughter…

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Gogi’s Christmas Stockings

General/Column December 21, 2015

“The stockings were hung by the chimney with care” reads Clement Clarke Moore’s famous poem about Santa Claus, and we…

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