Monthly Archives: March 2010

1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 29

Sat. Apr. 14. Girls to choir practice & then to piano lessons. Art picked them up. Sun. Apr. 15 All the children carried palms & received them for taking home. Wed. Apr. 18. Car went for new tires. Thurs. Apr. … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 28

Sat. Apr. 7. Girls to choir practice.Lloyd came & he & Art went to work. Girls walked to Lowry to music lessons & I drove to get them with Baby & boys. We had french toast for lunch. Set rolls … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 27

Mon. Apr.2. 3 kids to school. Margie seemed to have a cold so I kept her home. She found it quite boring. We did the exercises together (with Jack LaLanne) and Baby tried too. Washed girls’ old room and baked … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 26

Thurs. March 29. The usual day. Breakfast, lunch, wash, dishes, ironing & made Baby some summer jeans. Fri. March 30. Today we went to see "Pinocchio" at The Terrace, and to 2 groceries after & then to Merwins for treats. … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 25

Sun. March 25. Girls to choir, boys & I went to second service. Grandpa came for lunch and we had a nice dinner with tea. Mon. March 26. A busy day. All to school. Baby watching Capt.Kangaroo. Marge & Diane … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 24

Thurs. March 22. Art off to work again & came home early to go to dentist. After that, we went to Spanish class. I hadn’t studied. We had coffee and hamburgers at Florence & Millie’s. Fri. March 23. Washed & … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt 23

Mon. March 19. Art to work again. I cleaned the front rooms again, the boys’ room, Baby’s room & our room. Art home at 6. Supper at 6:30. Took Pat & Baby to Dr. this p.m. Washed clothes. Tues. March … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 22

Tues. March 13. Nice day. All to school. Working on the room. Electrician to come tomorrow. Wed. March 14. Electrician fixing the wires in the new bedroom. Thurs. March 15. Putting on the woodwork. Fri. March 16. Rinn the painter … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 21

Fri. March 9. Hay es viernes. Es todo dia bonita. Todos las hijos van ir┬áa la escuela. Salo una ninita no salia para casa. El papa va a trabajo en la casa del amigo. Hace un estante y otros casas. … Continue reading

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1962 Diary of a Minnesota Housewife — Pt. 20

Mon. March 5. Sun shining enough to melt the snowbanks. Art worked a.m. P.m. we went to the new shopping center, Brookdale. It’s nice, pleasant, but few bargains. Bought some orange slices and Billy some shoes. Tues. March 6. Busy … Continue reading

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