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By LuAnn Schindler

-Isms: Views on life in rural America


Some of the best gifts received from family didn’t cost anything, except time.

Memories of baking in both grandmothers’ kitchens still flood to mind every time I try a new recipe or attempt to roll pie crust to an acceptable thickness. P.S. Grandma Fields, I’m still trying to master that skill. Frozen pie crusts are so much easier but do not taste a quarter as good as yours.

When I watch baseball, I’m back in Wausa, walking to the ballfield with Dad and Grandma, waiting for the town team to take the field.

Undoubtedly, when wild plums are in bloom, I think about walking abandoned r...

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