Grandmother Looper

Written by Braiden on November 15, 2012

What would I ask my grandmother? I’d ask her for all her recipes so I could continue her legacy of love in the kitchen.

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Memory of Grandmother: Dumplings and Birthday Cakes

Written by Lori C. on May 28, 2012

When I get down, I ask myself what you would want me to do and then I get up and do it.

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Saying Goodbye…Looking Ahead

Written by Tammy Redmon on January 9, 2012

Today, I can’t help but feel a compelling call to action for my own life and children, to live with intention for the moment. To worry less about staying “afloat” and more about living with joy.

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Living Life as a Daymaker

Written by Braiden Rex-Johnson on November 7, 2011

Part of the inspiration for Five More Minutes With is that we should live each day as if it were our last, for none of us really knows how much time we may have left.

With that principal in mind, I’d like to introduce you to a little book that changed my life in all sorts of positive ways when I first picked it up shortly after it was published back in 2003.

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A Legacy of Hospitality

Written by Martha Marino on October 20, 2011

She even died with hospitality.

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The Universal Wisdom of Grandparents

Written by Laurie Halladay on July 14, 2011

We wanted to say to Grandpa San and Grandma San that we had walked in their shoes.

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Missing My Grandmother, Gaga

Written by Sharon on May 30, 2011

She taught senior Bible class, sewed beautiful dresses for her granddaughter, cooked the best meals in the whole world, and always rooted for the underdog.

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Inviting My Grandparents to My Nuptials

Written by Ebony Grimsley on May 26, 2011

I would like to introduce them to whomever my future husband would be. And invite them to my nuptials.

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Last Words with My Mother, Father, and Granny

Written by Deb Bailey on April 20, 2011

I try and live from your teachings and strive daily to be a good example to my children and grand-baby as you were to me.

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Lost Love Contest: A Proper Goodbye to My Grandmother

Written by Tracy on January 26, 2011

I never felt I gave a proper “goodbye” to my grandmother before she passed.

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  • My Orchid

    When it’s my father’s time, I will treasure my memories of him much like I remember the beautiful blossoms on my orchids—memories of a life well lived.

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