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Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #49

Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #49 My grandmother, Ola Askew McKinley holding mama’s brother Leroy! July 29, 2018: I called… “whatcha doing?” “I’m just laying in the bed watching TV. Boo’s in the … Continue reading

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Family Stories: 1940’s Stroll with Mama

Family Stories 1940’s Stroll with Mama If you enjoyed my first stroll, Family Stories: 1930 Stroll… Mama was born , I hope you’ll enjoy strolling again with me through the 40’s. There is so many family tidbits of family history that can’t necessarily … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten

Family Stories: Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten! I’m still not sure what sparked this remembrance of food combinations, but the more I thought… the more I remembered family members having their unusual favorite foods… whether appetizing to all or not! … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Dreams…What Do They Mean

Family Stories Dreams…What Do They Mean? I woke from a dream this morning as I had my hands on a package of older photos enclosed in a see through case… then poof… the dream ended. I was just pulling out … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Playing the Game – Scrabble

Family Stories Playing the Game… Scrabble Playing games was not something I grew up doing, but in my husband’s family… they were big game-board players… all types of games… Monopoly, Scrabble, and many Card Games; I learned to enjoy board … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Gather Those Stories

Family Stories: Gather Those Stories…. plus more I don’t live near my mother, so for many, many years I’ve called her daily… listening to her daily activities and in between, often hearing bits and pieces of stories. My mom is … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Playing the game – Monopoly!

Family Stories Playing the game… Monopoly! While reading a recent story in Reminence magazine, I asked hubby… “so what are your Monopoly stories?” Me… I never even remember playing the game as a child! Steve: “I spent two weeks at my … Continue reading

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