A surprising Messenger text I read a week ago had been waiting on a response for nearly a week. The … More
An introductory how-to on genealogy, otherwise known as discovering your family’s origins.
Going through my late father’s and late mother’s papers, photographs, old letters and my childish “artwork” she preserved, is a … More
Somewhere I read that we should all learn to live like we only had today. It would result in lot … More
Cleaning out closets and emptying plastic bins holding things we collected over the years is refreshing but sometimes it can … More
Every family (kitchen) has secrets. And cleaning out cabinets today (we are having our kitchen renovated between the holidays), we … More
Prior to our sons’ paternal grandfather passing last month (my wife’s former father-in-law), there was a birthday party for a … More
I imagine many my age have raised children from newborns, and seen them grow, mature and in turn, raise their … More