Mommy Loida

My grandmother describes her life growing up as a rich girl in the Philippines, opening up multiple businesses, and how her time back home in the Philippines compares to her life in the U.S.

Finding Success 1 Taco at a Time

This interview is set on the career path of Javier Anaya. He talk about the struggles he had in the past and what he does for the community.

Bob Burgess shares details of his life from childhood to fatherhood, and how things can change.

In this interview conducted in December of 2017, Alex Burgess interviews her grandfather Bob Burgess about his life as a child, husband, and father. Mr. Burgess shares some of his favorite stories about his 3 kids growing up in Niskayuna,...

Tony Pardi talks about his childhood in Malta during World War II and his job search in the U.S.

In this interview, recorded on November 25, 2018 in Sterling Heights, Michigan, Catherine Pardi (16) interviews Tony Pardi (89) about his childhood in Malta during World War II. Mr. Pardi speaks on behalf of the struggles he and many others...

Jenna Slusser and her grandma, Catherine Leo, talk about her grandma’s childhood in New York

In this interview, conducted in Folsom, California on December 1st, 2019, Jenna Slusser (16) interviews her grandmother, Catherine Leo (85), about her childhood in Niagara Falls, New York. Catherine shares stories about her childhood and what her life was like...

My Grandma’s Schooling and Career

In this interview, I learn about what school- elementary through high school- was like. I also learn about her high school jobs and how she found her way to being a hair dresser.

The Story of Mrs. Kong’s Life

In the interview, Mrs. King shared with us about the years when she was a young adult in China in the 60s. Later, she also reflected on her experience of accommodating to a new life as she move from China...

The Pros and Cons of Owning a Restaurant

This is an honest account of owning a restaurant. We spoke on the advantages and disadvantages of being a sole proprietor for a smokehouse.

The Adventures of Linda Carman

Stories about travel, work, and living in a small town.

Marion & Pinny Friedman

Talked about the restaurant and family life

Creative Interview 2

Interviewed my grandma about owning a restaurant, raising 10 kids, and life in general.

You Are Only As Good As Your Last Croissant

Cooking is a form of art and so many people love making and eating food. On January 6th 2019 in Los Angeles California, Jack Beerman interviewed his grandmother Sarabeth Levine to learn about her early life as a pastry chef....

Too Much Cheese

18 year old son from Washington, DC interviews his mother about her life and family. A problem with the microphone made it cut off at the end.

Avanni and Toni Interview

Today I interviewed my Aunt toni. We talked about family background, jobs and growing up. She tought me many lessons and told great stories.

Memories of Mullin’s Drive In, Huntsville Alabama

Our family patronized Mullins Drive In many times as we were growing up. It was a hub of our community. In this interview, we share our memories of this iconic place.

Interview with my Mom

Talking with my mom about her experience working at her family’s business at a young age.

Srilekha Cherukuvada and her uncle, Raju Kontheti talk about his childhood

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Hyderabad,India, Srilekha Cherukuvada(14) interviews his friend and uncle SR Raju Kontheti(42) about his childhood and ancestors. Raju shares his thoughts on stories of his past. He also talks about how studies in...