Barbara Peterson Crislip was a war-baby born in California, but raised in Minnesota. She is the daughter of a doctor and nurse and the oldest of eight high-achievers.
In high school, she tested very high in Artistic and Mechanical aptitude, but instead elected to study science. No time for electives . . . her path led her to becoming a Clinical Laboratory Scientist.
Now retired, Barbara enjoys spending time with her daughter and her grandchildren.
Barbara feels that she has had a most fortunate life . . . I’ve been fortunate to have lived what has seemed to me to be quite an interesting life, some ups and downs of course, a few regrets, some wishes not yet fulfilled, and many spectacular moments, but all in all, no major complaints....