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Clara - a look back from 1 month to 1 year

Amidst all these updates on Huey’s growth, I thought I would put together Clara’s month by month pictures for remembrance and comparison, and I am getting shocked and shocked by how similar they look! 249 more words

Family

The Simpsons Family History Book

Let’s take a break from humanely killing bunnies for eggs for a moment and aknowledge some awesome news! To celebrate 25 years of America’s favorite yellow family, Matt Groening wrote a book about the Simpsons epic family history. 129 more words

The Simpsons

Cupboards Filled with Cookie Tins (fiction)

This is Part 4 of my series of interconnected short stories about my grandparents’ wedding day. You can start from the beginning here, but you don’t have to do all that reading to follow along in this story. 996 more words

Genealogy

A month later ...

So I take a month off from the blog and what happens? I come down with a really horrible cold virus and spend much of the time feeling yukky. 75 more words

Family History

Land of Beech Trees

Bucovina. Or Bukovina? Bukovyna? Bukowina?

However you transliterate it into English, this name means Land of Beech Trees. The region was once the heart of Moldova, used to be a duchy, has been under the rule of a variety of nations and empires, and is presently divided between Ukraine and Romania. 358 more words

History

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