great-grandmothers love



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  • n. Plural form of great-grandmother.


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  • For instance, when families come together to make tamales, they can talk about how the tamalada process has evolved since their great-grandmothers ground the corn to make the masa and they chopped the meat for the tamales by hand or using a hand grinder.

    Rebecca Palacios: Oral Language Experiences for Young Learners

  • Your great-grandmothers might have gotten their heads bashed in so you could vote!

    Beth Arnold: Letter From Paris: Shame on Anyone Who Doesn't Vote!

  • One of my great-grandmothers had picture-perfect pregnancies that ended in stillbirth in all but one case – my grandfather.

    A Good Birth | Her Bad Mother

  • I was totally apprehensive but I wanted him to meet his two great-grandmothers and a host of other relatives.

    » Wish I Were There

  • I love the books full of recipes from real women, real mothers, grandmothers, and great-grandmothers who've been doing their thing for YEARS!

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • I loved the way she said “we,” as if I were her classmate, but I had to stifle a bit of laughter as I informed her that neither of her great-grandmothers knew how to boil water.

    The Bird House

  • One of my great-grandmothers lost THREE CHILDREN IN A WEEK to a measles outbreak.

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  • I adore hats and am known for wearing them, yet I was still surprised to learn that one of my great-grandmothers was a hatmaker.

    Wild Feminine

  • A Short History of Women is her most ambitious novel, a thought-provoking and vividly original narrative that crisscrosses a century to reflect the tides of time and the ways in which the lives of our great-grandmothers resonate in our own.

    A Short History of Women by Kate Walbert: Book summary

  • We are fortunate in having access to education and employment that our great-grandmothers could only have dreamed about.

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