One Bahamian family’s genealogical history :         researched, compiled and narrated by Priscilla Weatherford, Abaco.

My mother Myrna Collins was born to Harry Collins and Laurie née Sands, in Marsh Harbour, Abaco, in the Bahamas. 1,273 more words

Family Stories

The Dangers of Wasp Badminton

Having completed my Competent Communicator manual in Toastmasters it was time to move on to the Advanced Speaker Manuals. With over 20 manuals to choose from, the range of topics was varied. 796 more words


Easter: My brother is an egg head

Happy Easter! Whether it means cute bunnies and colored eggs, spending time with family, or celebrating the Resurrection (or a combination of all three!), we hope you are enjoying this weekend. 454 more words

Family Stories

Potato story

I personally know no one named Tillie. I grew up with four aunts. Genevieve and Betty did not actually require the use of the title in front of their names. 624 more words

Just Blogging

Snapshot: Franklin Park, 1950s

Both my father, Dave, and his younger brother, Keith, are storytellers. 

They live across the country from each other, Keith in Oregon and Dave in Illinois. 1,067 more words