l am a mother of 7 sons and 2 daughters, grandmother of 11 . l was born at the beginning of the post WWI baby boom. l earned a BS in elementary education from The Ohio State University. l was a stay at home mother, but worked in collections at a credit card company in later years. My prime hobby is making quilts, using hand quilting as compared to machine quilting. l was a late talker, but am a life long learner when it comes to the English language.