Category Archives: Photo Stories

Hallowed Ground

(This post originally appeared on GeneaJourneys on October 26, 2011. It’s being republished today in honor of Memorial Day.) Many, many times over the years, I’ve struggled as a professional writer to find just the right headline, just the right lead, … Continue reading

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Mishaps, Trivia, and Surprises Revealed while Renovating Decades Old Wedding Album

Do you know what you were doing 35 years ago today? I do! I do! I was prepping for a wedding—my own. A few years ago, when our wedding album was quite literally falling apart, I decided I’d better redo … Continue reading

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Really? There’s a National Siblings Day?!

I just noted on Facebook via my friend Jana Last, that today, April 10, is National Siblings Day. Who knew?! Jana learned about it herself via Facebook and reposted it there.  I had to find out more so I “googled” the term.  That led me to this site for the Siblings Day Foundation. There, I […]

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