Tag Archives: my mom

Remembering Lora Herrmann

Reblogged from my daughter Jean – 11.11.11 Lora Maria Herrmann Czech isn’t a household name. Still, she was well-loved and is missed by her friends and family. She passed away ten years ago today. The time since her death seems to … Continue reading

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Clothes make the man

And in this case … the WOMAN. What we wear is an expression of our personalities, our likes, our moods. It reflects our attitudes and values. My mom had a profound influence on me, she always looked her best whether … Continue reading

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My Role Model

When I think of my mom, I think of pink roses. I think of white lace and black velvet. I remember sitting at her dressing table and trying on her pretty necklaces. I remember playing dress-ups with her beautiful skirts … Continue reading

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My mother was a wonderful inspiration to me in many ways. She was a beautiful woman; always in fashion and meticulous with her appearance. My daughter Jean wrote an honouring memorial for Lora.   ❤️carmen

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