We Were Two Peas in a Pod

Even 20 years after her death, Grandma still has plenty to teach me

Carole Uremobunny (l) and Carole Uremovich, by author

Growing up, my grandma was my favorite person in the world. Weekends at her apartment allowed me the freedom to be myself instead of having to worry about taking care of my sisters or upsetting my dad. My grandparents were always a month from eviction, so they moved around a lot, but for a couple of years…



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Lisa Dexter

I am a freelance writer from the Chicago area. I have one awesome child, one sweet husband, one clingy cat, and one website: www.thinkingwhiletyping.com.