Saturday's at Ginny's Beauty Parlor

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I love the pictures below of my mom.  They are just two little pictures, yet they tell volumes, don't they? She had every hair in place and she so wanted everyone of mine to be in place too. She got her hair done each week at Ginny's Beauty Parlor.  There was lots of hair teasing and hair spraying going on and I was right in the thick of it, watching it all.  I went every Saturday with my mom probably until I was 11 or 12. Ginny built her beauty business in her basement. I remember thinking Ginny looked like a movie star.  She was glamorous in an Elizabeth Taylor sort of way. I get my haircut now and it is just me and the stylist talking. Not at Ginny's. Everyone was talking. There was so much group conversation.  The Continue Reading »