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Six Word Saturday - 20 December 2014

Watched White Christmas while writing cards

My husband and I write out holiday cards each year while listening to Christmas music or movies. This year it was… 70 more words


Looking Back in Time - Sisters Sharing

Looking back in time is what my sister and I enjoy doing together. My sister made the first Genealogy Sisters blog post on 16 December 2011, and since then we’ve been going strong in our family research. 220 more words


Remembering When Christmas Trees Weren't Perfect - 6WS

Remembering when Christmas trees weren’t perfect!

Some of my fondest memories are of picking out a nicely shaped cedar Christmas tree, like the one above, when I was a child. 96 more words


Family Recipe Friday - Potato Pancakes

One of my favorite treats are potato pancakes. When I was a child these were also called by the Polish word, placki. Working in a Jewish household when I was a teenager, they were called latkes. 352 more words


Six Word Saturday - Giving Thanks

Giving thanks for all I have!

Giving thanks to my family and ancestors for their love, courage, and fortitude. I’m also thankful for the stories they have shared. 51 more words


Six Word Saturday - Looking at Pennsylvania Death Certificates today!

Looking at Pennsylvania Death Certificates today!

Today I’m having lots of luck searching through old death certificates online. Years ago when my sister and I started doing genealogy, we had to send away for records like this, or spend time looking through microfilm at state archives. 438 more words