Tag Archives: family history

Keep Going

I said it out loud to those who are giving me the nudge “as long as you keep giving me information….I will keep going.” They are most certainly keeping their end of the bargain. The rumor I have never been … Continue reading

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Ping Ping

Things didn’t get too interesting around here until I talked to my aunt today. I really need to start writing down my questions as they come up, I tend to forget them when we are talking. I get an hour … Continue reading

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Retro-shade

I have heard this week described as “using the brake pedal and the gas pedal at the same time.” I think it’s a fairly good analogy. And the dreams….off the charts bizarre!! I have woken up every morning this week … Continue reading

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Wild…..Just Wild

I have been thinking a lot lately about the new stories I have accumulated from my aunt. The original question being “should I still do this?” Followed by the “duh, of course you should and you will!” With the real … Continue reading

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Down the Rabbit Hole

Have you ever tried to research your family tree? One good hit is all it takes and your day is gone. I had no intention of falling down this rabbit hole today and yet…that is exactly what I did. It … Continue reading

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Snowy Sunday

It’s definitely hibernating season in my world. February is always the hardest month, if only I could stay home for the next 28 days. That’s not an option so I will get through it like I always do. I know … Continue reading

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Thrown For a Loop

I am rarely surprised when it comes to the patriarchal side of genealogy and today I was thrown for a loop! I had lunch with my brother, dad, and his wife. I learned that there was a baby before my … Continue reading

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Wake Up Call

Last night my cousin’s wife sent me an email with the resume she was working on. First off…wow! Second….things have changed. The optician apprenticeship….if I am going to be honest…was only a way for me, in my mind…to secure a … Continue reading

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Deep Freeze

Even on Monday when The Girl and I were home with a slight stomach bug I said to myself…”why today…why not Wednesday?”  Too bad you don’t get to pick the days you are sick because the next two mornings are … Continue reading

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Sneaky Crud

I thought I was above the crud? I might get the beginning of something but I am usually able to fight it off. Not this time. The nurses in the back including a few that only come once a week … Continue reading

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