About gDonna
The photo is my son and myself. Now days you can get a photo made to look old like this one. This photo was taken when this was the new look.

Harry S Truman was president when I was born and world war II had ended. I grew up in a time when lunch was put in a brown paper bag and a sandwich was wrapped with wax paper. There was no such thing as pantyhose, we wore stockings that attached to the rubbery clippy things that attached to the girdle. Convenience stores were not common and when we took a trip we packed a picnic basket because many places did not have fast food. Highways had places to pull over and stop, some with picnic tables. Read more ....

Donna's Diary Posts

My Favorite Blog and Books
Recent Posts


Unfortunately I must post a disclaimer due to the time we live in.

Generationsbeforeus is a website used to share information about our trials and errors on many topics.  This website is in no way intended to tell you how to do things.  We are simply sharing our knowledge of how we do things.  All information provided on this site is for informational purposes only.

You are responsible for how you do things.  Generationsbeforeus will not be liable or responsible for any errors, losses, injuries or damages that may occur from ideas that you take and use from this website.  Should you make a decision to use any of these methods then you must do this at your own risk. 

All information on this website is our way and our opinions and if you decide to use this information then again, use at your own risk.

All photos and content on this website are subject to copyright and belong to generationsbeforeus. If you would like to use an image or content please contact me about this matter.


NEW! Join the mailing list to get email notifications when new articles are posted to our site.

Your information is safe with us and won't be shared.

Thank you for joining! 

You were sent an email to confirm your subscription to our mailing list.
Please click the link in that email to confirm or you won't be added.
If you have not received the email within a few minutes please check your spam folder. 

Loading More Photos
Scroll To Top
Close Window