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September 28, 2022

De Nuestras Abuelas, From our Grandmothers

I am inspired by her ingenuity, her affection and her connection to God, which guides me in my professional and personal life.

In many Hispanic and Latinx households, grandmothers play a special role. They are the keepers of recipes, the givers of advice, the solvers of life’s toughest problems. To capture that unique insight, and to hear about the impact they’ve had on those around them, a group of journalists spoke to a number of abuelas and their families. Here, a collection of those stories.

by Paola Singer