Tag Archives: Childhood

Dining à la Garibaldi

Before 1990, if you had asked me who Giuseppe Garibaldi was, I probably would have guessed that he had something to do with Garibaldi’s Pizza, the best local pizza joint in Memphis, TN.  It was not until the sixth grade … Continue reading

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B.R.I.T.S.

A friend of mine asked me recently if I liked G.R.I.T.S.  Had she asked me face-to-face, my answer would have been simple.  I would have understood ‘grits’ and given her a ‘Yee-haw!’ and asked her if she was going to … Continue reading

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On Mother’s Day

It’s interesting how nearly everyone is posting today about how their mom is the best.  All over the social networks I’ve seen this sentiment expressed in various ways, but always simply and matter-of-factly.  It’s not a contest, it’s a statement.  … Continue reading

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