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N is for Newspapers

Newspapers are not only great for finding obituaries, but sometimes you can find items of interest that will flesh out the lives of your ancestors. I only have paid subscriptions to a couple genealogy services, and… 536 more words


Alphabetical Emotions: Nuts

I need to go back to a positive emotion and I have to admit I’m hard pressed to find a positive one starting with  N  so I am going colloquial phrase for my piece tonight.   550 more words

Irene Waters

N is for Nature Appreciation

Let’s start today with a task. Go to a window, one that looks out onto your garden or a green space. Even a windowbox will do. 693 more words

M is for Magical Moon

Or the moon is mine!

Here’s one of my all time favourite songs by Eddie Reader.

As I am writing a book dedicated to witches (wytches) and the power of magic, it would be remiss of me to not include this silver beauty. 388 more words

Story Line And Plot

M is for Marriage Records

Marriage records are a great source of genealogical data. In my experience, church records tend to have less information that those kept by the town or state, but were occasionally kept by family groups if the family were long-time residents of the parish, which is helpful. 585 more words