Tuesday, April 26, 2011


Fact:  My mother has a first cousin who is also her half-sister.  This happened when my grandfather impregnated a woman who then married his brother.

Another Fact:  My grandparents' explanation for why this information came to light was that they felt their eldest son and his secret half-sister might end up dating if they thought they were only cousins.

A Mother's Day Card

I started noticing a few years ago that Hallmark does not make Mother's Day cards that express my sentiments.  So I started making my own.  Here is one I made last year.