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  • InMotherhood

    Happy 80th Birthday Abby!

    My grandmother Abby in her Hepburn days.

    My grandmother Abby in her Hepburn days.

    I have struggled a lot writing this post. With three very different drafts, I am now wondering if there will be a fourth. See, what do I tell you about a woman whose happiness, laughter, and loving ways have brought peace and joy to my heart? That she lights up when she sees her family? That when you see her glowing around us, you become a little sad because you realize she has missed us, and then you feel terrible at having been that busy (or that selfish?) the last few months that you couldn’t pick up the phone just to call her to say hi. She deserves that call and more. Everyone knows it. Read more

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