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The story of an old rug.

So way, way back in the old country none of us had much of anything, some of you who read my old posts know that everyone had kind of the same stuff, so to speak. The biggest difference in peoples’ … Continue reading

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What’s in my blog’s name.

My Grandma Pearl… Besides my mom, she is the most important woman in my life. She was born in 1907 to an Orthodox Jewish family of 12 kids- she was the 7th child. Lucky 7 was my grandma – she … Continue reading

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Wordful Wednesday

Three of the bloggers I follow have inspired me to write this post.Gretchen from Average suburbia who wrote about a picture day, then it was Leah from Leah thoughts, who posted pictures of the past 6 years of her life … Continue reading

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When we all moved to America years ago not only were we reuniting with my brother and his family we were also reuniting with my cousins who lived in Canada 13 years prior to our arrival. My cousin and her daughter are two women who had and … Continue reading

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The most important holiday.

I just finished reading a wonderful book by Irene Nemirovsky,¬†Dimanche (short stories),¬† who as child was taken by her parents to live in Paris right after the Soviet Revolution. She grew up to become a renown novelist in Paris. Even … Continue reading

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