|Pulled succulent corned meat|
I am seriously thinking of writing up my grandmother’s life story in a dramatized (yet fact-based) story series here on Mr Home Maker for everyone’s enjoyment and encouragement.
|Dressing in the style of my grandparents era gives me|
a psychological connection to these resourceful people
My grandmother (Kate) was born in 1889 and her life story is so fascinating particularly from the point of view of living simply, frugally and with true pioneer bravery. She was plunged into womanhood at 16 and lived a long challenge-filled life bringing up nine surviving children during the depression era passing away in 1979 just shy of her 90th birthday. She was married to a wild penniless Irish boxing champion, a splendid cook, master seamstress, village icon and deeply resourceful.
|All ready for our Friday night|
If I can get 25 comments of “Yes please”…..then I will post a chapter each week here. If not, then I have plenty more to chat to you all about. Ha ha!
Let me know in the comments
|Tomorrow's outfit waiting to be|
ironed and starched.
Take care folks and stay nice.