Who doesn’t love listening to grandparents tell stories about their lives growing up in days gone by? Don’t those days seem so different, it’s hard to believe they are within our grandparents' lifetimes?
Betty Jane Hall, circa 1942
My grandmother Betty Jane, or BJ as we all call her, used to have a 19-inch waist. Nineteen inches! During WWII, when she was 20, she worked as a model at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York City, in the custom clothes department. This meant that she spent her days m ... read full post