My Easter Memories

We always called these flowers Easter Lillies when I was growing up. Just in time for Easter.  As we approach the upcoming holiday, I remember in  the early sixties, about 1963 our preparations of such.  Maybe you have some similar memories that always surface this time of year.  For the Phillips’ we had just moved…

Mother’s Christmas Sewing Box

It was December 1966. Christmas was fast approaching. Two small farm girls were beginning to learn what the season was about. “You know what,” Debbie said to me, “wouldn’t it be nice if we could buy a present for Mom?”  Of course, I thought it was a good idea, but we girls didn’t have any…