All About My Scandalous Grandma

My Grandma Betty is one of my heroes. I loved her so. She lived her life her own way and damned what anybody thought about it. I was lucky enough to inherit her engagement ring. The one from her first husband. The husband none of us knew about for a long, long time. I wear the ring always, and whenever I happen to glance at it, it reminds me of her, her courage, and how much I miss her. Here's a "Blessings" column I wrote for the current (February) issue of Good Housekeeping about it.  Family Jewel