Woman captures family history the old fashioned way

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It’s easy to forget -- grandma was young once and lived a life, in some ways, very different from the one we’re living today.

WGN's Larry Potash met one woman who is preserving a way of life, and teaching others how to pass along stories through the generations.

Sure you have your selfies, which will probably be on your phone forever. But this grandma’s method is a little more comforting and a little more heartfelt.

Watch her story in the video player above