Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

A walk and talk with Grandpa George

"I try to never over eat," he said. Grandpa and I were on a walk after a huge meal we just ate that Grandma had prepared. I was feeling full. Forget taking a nap, he told me a good walk was exactly what we needed. My family was staying at their house in Brookfield, Wisconsin… Continue reading A walk and talk with Grandpa George

My 1988 Pink Mickey Mouse t-shirt
Annie's Micro-Museum, Nostalgic Stories

The Christmas I unwrapped Mickey Mouse

My favorite Christmas was in 1988 when I was six. In my family we always opened gifts the night before Christmas on Christmas Eve. Usually we were in Brookfield, Wisconsin just outside of Milwaukee at my Dad's parent's house. This year however, my grandparents came down by us in Madison, Wisconsin. My Grandma Mary Jean… Continue reading The Christmas I unwrapped Mickey Mouse