I often wonder what it would have been like to live under wartime food rations. People were encouraged to grow their own food as a patriotic effort! This is a great article, with photos, and a bonus video of Granny Doris!
Holocaust Diaries is a haunting eyewitness account of Nonna Lisowskaja Bannister, a remarkable Russian-American woman who saw and survived unspeakable evils as a young girl. For half a century she kept her story secret while living a normal American life. She locked all her photos, documents, diaries, and dark memories from World War II in a trunk. Late in life she unlocked the trunk, first for herself, then for her husband, and now for the rest of the world.