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Surname Saturday - The Szanto Family of Flemington, New Jersey

Surname Saturday looks at different family names, and today is about the Szanto or Santo family of Flemington, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The Szanto surname is from Hungary and is an occupational name for a plowman. 524 more words


Six Word Saturday - 15 August 2015

Enjoying the little blessings of life!

This young lad is getting a lesson on how to gently hold small creatures, by his aunt Mary. Auntie and nephew look like two kindred spirits enjoying a warm summer day. 44 more words

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Six Word Saturday

Enjoying barefoot and pedal pushers weather!

I’m enjoying the beautiful weather today, and I hope it is nice in your neck of the woods, too. Had a wonderful holiday with my family! 109 more words


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