Nothing like family time

It’s been a long wonderful week. Last weekend I took our kids to visit family that I hadn’t seen in years. It was a trip I have been planning for a long time, and decided life is too short to put off the most important things in life, being with family.  It was a beautiful [Read On]

FREE access on Immigration and Travel Records for a Limited Time at Ancestry!

FREE access on Immigration and Travel Records for a Limited Time at Ancestry! Additionally, Ancestry is currently offering 30% Off when customers pre-order the NEW Family Tree Maker! Pre-Order and Save 30% on the NEW Family Tree Maker at Ancestry!

Tiny Prints Review and Giveaway

Recently I was given an opportunity to review and offer my readers a giveaway for 25 Summer Party Invitations from Tinyprints.  Summer is a great time to spend time with family camping, having pool parties, birthday parties, patriotic parties, BBQs, picnics, family reunionsso much excitement.  You can share the excitement with Summer Party Invitations fromTiny Prints. The site is [Read On]

Who Do You Think you Are?

Tonight is “Who do you think you are?” Finale, and Family Tree Shop has a great companion bookI wanted to share since it went on sale. Who Do You Think You Are?: Be a Family Tree Detective by Dan Waddell is on sale for 15.99. It includes tips and ideas for interviewing family, looking through treasured photos, letters, [Read On]

Sharing Memories, Solving Mysteries

. At 1 AM as we were putting everything away I noticed an envelope from Bubbles- Edna. She has worked very hard on the family tree from the Durbin side and has shared with everyone the same information. Or we thought. We opened it and right away there was the Obituary and copies of old [Read On]

My Memories Digital Scrapbooking Giveaway!!!!!- Closed

I am SO EXCITED to be hosting a giveaway for         My Memories Digital Scrapbooking!!!! I have used My Memories Suite Digital Scrapbooking in the past, long before I got my current laptop. Still use it occasionally on my Dinosaur desk top that runs Windows 2000, yes OLD! Between my desk top, Laptop, external hard [Read On]

Editing your Photographs.

It is so important to select the right photo editing software program to preserve your most treasured family memories. Rather you are editing photographs, old family videos on those VHS tapes. That are in the back of the closet waiting to be watched, memories of get together, reunions. With Serif you can work with a [Read On]

Digital storage

There are many different sites to store your downloaded photos safety, but the one I have been doing business with since 2002, when I got my first digital camera, has been by HP I absolutely am so happy with the customer service and with the quality of photos. Sure I have tried other new [Read On]

Hellman’s Sandwich Contest

Aunt Theresa, Grandma, AJ, and I Christmas 2002 Grandma, Cali, and I sitting at the table in 1983 My Grandma loved making sandwiches for us all the time. It was a quick meal, and living in the Hot Southwest a blessing not to heat up the house cooking a meal. Sandwich making is still a [Read On]

101 Brick Wall Busters Part 2

Nancy Ola and Gip Akin with their two eldest children Joy and Roy Akin Returning to the Brick Wall Busters, the next three steps will really help you.  4. Identify your Sources, make a list of sources that you could find the information you need. Not only is family a great source for records, especially [Read On]