The Ralston Tartan

Someone on twitter was talking about kilts today and I remembered something this morning that I can only call one of my hmmmm moments. While researching family and finding our Scottish ancestors, I also started looking up tartan patterns. One year in the late 1980s Grandma Kradel decided to knit afghans for all the grandkids…
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Another Year

Over the years, Grandma Kradel would bemoan the fact that there was less and less time from one Christmas to the next. As she finally finished packing up after last year, it became time to unpack for the next. I, on the other hand, thought that it was at least one eon from one Christmas…
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