Thank you for visiting my blog. I am excited to share with you about the story of my mother and grandmother. It brought me great joy to revisit some wonderful memories and also to create some events how I would imagine they happened from things my mother and grandmother shared in the past. I hope you enjoy the book.
Two Peas In A Separated Pod is a true story. Take a journey with two women on the road to discoveries and realizations. Jeannie and Carole write about their lives growing up. Each is unaware of the other. Jeannie is raised in the Bronx, New York. She grows up knowing that she is adopted and […]
Marcia Hendrickson/Wanda June Keller Born Valentine’s Day February 14, 1925 Wanda JuneAlmost 2 years old Getting ready to water the gardenWanda with broken nose from playing ballGraduation/Prom DressHigh school days at Uncle John’s house in DeliaWanda played for the Topeka Oilers. (smile Wanda) Signed to LeeWedding photo Dec. 28, 1946
The Willows in 1909 The Willows Maternity Sanitarium was in operation from 1905 to 1969 and it is said that over 35,000 babies were born at the Willows and placed for adoption. I will be adding photos and other information here as I gather it. If you have any information about The Willows, I would […]
Proof that fishing, hunting, gardening, and cooking are inherited traits. 🙂 Leona’s haul Wanda’s haul Grandpa helping Wanda hold her fish. Wanda shooting Babe and Wanda’s game Leona and Bud ready for hunt.Louis, Leona, and Bud (or is that Bonnie and Clyde?)Russell and Leona with deer and elk antlers from their hunting trips.Leona showing Lee the bear […]