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I remember you and your plump pies…

Thank you Maggie Rodwheil

Share5 Pin1 Reddit1 Stumble1 Tweet +1 Share Flip EmailShares 8When I was in third grade, my parents hired a “maid,” who was in her late 50’s, by the name of Maggie Rodwheil. It was an erroneous title, as the job required her to be a substitute mother and a cook, who generously helped to clean up after eight people. She happened to be an excellent chef, and she worked 10-hour… Read More »

1920s Women smoking on a train

“On Gram”

A poem for Florence

Share Tweet Pin Reddit +1 Share Flip Stumble EmailShares 0Florence Fowler (b.1907-d.1988) In her last years, she had arthritis and spent every day shuffling around the kitchen, taking breaks as she was determined to make a delicious meal for her grandsons who lived on the floors above her. She didn’t complain about her arthritis and found enjoyment in nourishing her grandsons. Florence was a pathmaker and leader as the first… Read More »