After a few weeks off from my blog, I have started redesigning my website and I am getting back into my genealogy research. I am doing a genealogy do-over as is frequently discussed on Geneabloggers. I have started using a new software program for my genealogy research: Family Historian. It allows me to search from within the software and to… Read more »
The Snowstorm of February 2011 These are photos of the snow at my house. Note the toy in the back yard that has the first “Floor” completely buried in the snow! It was about two foot deep in the backyard.
Today’s post for 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History made me remember something that I have to share. In the post, I mentioned that I am not a good baker! I can cook almost any other meal but I can’t seem to bake or make desserts no matter how hard I try. Well one night a couple of years… Read more »
Family Roots and Branches: The Top Ten Indicators That You’ve Become A Gene-Aholic. I saw this post today and just had to share it! I think I might be a Gene-Aholic! Oh Well, I have a support group (My local genealogy society!) so maybe I will survive!
Well my weekly update is actually an update after two weeks but what’s a week between friends and family! The stats on my website haven’t changed much in the past two weeks. I have added several updates to the blog and I have been working on the January Getting Organized Checklist from DearMYRTLE! I am slowly getting through the January… Read more »
With the beginning of the new year it is a good time to think about securing our data and backing up to offsite locations. The blogs at geneablogs as well as most online sites are full of horror stories of people loosing all their data to a harddrive crash! I have recently started using a dropbox account to keep a… Read more »
Well Arkansas lost! The first half wasn’t so great but I thought they were going to pull it out in the third and beginning of the fourth quarters but another couple of dropped passes and a turnover lost the game! Now we just have to wait for next season!
Week 1: Did your family have any New Year’s traditions? How was the New Year celebrated during your childhood? Have you kept these traditions in the present day?! This challenge runs from Saturday, January 1, 2011 through Friday, January 7, 2011. We didn’t have a lot of New Year’s traditions when I was growing up. I do remember watching the… Read more »
Well, I started back to blogging after my bronchitis and setup my posts for most of last week. Then, my leg started hurting. I really thought it was muscle cramps! I called the doctor thinking he could give me some muscle relaxers to stop the pain. But, he had me come in to see him. Then, sent me for a… Read more »
I have had bronchitis this week and been unable to blog. I will hopefully be back to my daily blogging schedule by the weekend! I am able to breathe almost normally today so hopefully the worst is over!