t's that time of year when everyone starts planning what he or she is going to bake and serve at the holidays. Our friends at YANKEE Magazine visited us in our kitchen in Cambridge, Massachusetts to see how the Brass Sisters get ready for the holidays.
I’ve often said that time smooths out the rough edges of sorrow, and we really believe that’s true. We love to remember all the good things we learned from our father and the good times we had as a family.
I know that a lot of our Facebook Friends are celebrating their mothers today, so we thought we’d post a few comments about our mother, Dorothy Katziff Brass who died in April 1962 when I was 20, and my sister Sheila, the other part of the Brass Sisters was 25.
We recently learned about a lunch club called “We Dine Together.” It was started in Boca Raton, Florida. According to one of its two founders, Denis Estimon, the goal of the group is to create relationships, build leaders, and exercise self-confidence by accepting others and breaking social barriers of isolation.
Starting with Marilynn’s 75th birthday on November 13 (THANK YOU, EVERYONE, WHO SENT BIRTHDAY WISHES) to events at the Harvard Coop Book Store, A Conversation with The Brass Sisters); Wellesley Books and their series,The Joy of Cookbooks; The Gleason Library, in Carlisle, An Evening with The Brass Sisters; and Holiday Baking with The Brass Sisters at the Xhibition Kitchen at Northeastern University.
October 13th was a red letter day for the Brass Sisters because they attended the 125th anniversary celebration of the Cambridge YWCA at the Royal Sonesta Boston Hotel.