10 Days to Victory: ...

¬†Your vote = VICTORY! Click HERE Today is my mother Lorriane’s 85th birthday. 69 years ago today she was living in L.A. – she woke up, took the trolley (yes, you read that right) and went to Webber Showcase to apply for a job. Webber Showcase had, until the year before, made...

Mommy the Riveter

My adventure with The Peterson Garden Project started late in 2009 when I began researching the history of Victory Gardens in Chicago. But, in reality, it started many, many years before. Long before I was born in fact. My parents are “greatest generation” which means they were...