The early 1900s watched families grow whether you lived on a rural farm or in the ethnic neighborhoods of booming cities. Brothers and sisters often paint different pictures of the same family events. Birth order and whether male or female sex determined the responsibilities in the family.
Stuff a miniature marshmallow in the bottom of a sugar cone to prevent ice cream drips.
Just suck the ice cream out of the bottom of the cone, for Pete's sake! You are probably lying on the couch with your feet up eating it, anyway!
To keep potatoes from budding, place an apple in the bag with the potatoes.
Buy Hungry Jack mashed potato mix and keep it in the pantry for up to a year.
BEFORE IT WAS WRIGLEYVILLE
by Mike Fak
This is the conclusion of a story published in the August and September 2005 issues of U.S. Legacies magazine and reflects a dream Mike Fak had about his childhood. Next month, we will publish a story about his return to Wrigley Field, 40 years after he moved away. (Published in the October 2005 issue of US Legacies)