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Christmas Baking with Mom

“Do we have everything?”
“Check the recipe and see what we need.”
I make a list: currants, sultanas, dark raisins, almonds (whole and slivered), almond flavouring, glace cherries, mixed peel. 1,152 more words

Stories Serious, Silly And Just Plain Wacky

The Mulder Kids

My maternal grandmother’s family wasn’t from Kalamazoo, but from Caledonia, Michigan, which is in Kent (not Kalamazoo) County. Both counties are in SW Michigan, but I wouldn’t want to walk between these places! 392 more words


Day 19 #bfotc sources

Day nineteen of the ‘advent calendar’ focusing on some of the historical/genealogical sources that I used in the writing of Barefoot on the Cobbles. 142 more words

Historical Fiction

Coming first in a race

If you want to come first in the 800 metres timing and tactics is everything, and in the late 1940s and early 1950s my Dad was an expert! 79 more words


Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease

According to your trusted cardiologist in Los Angeles, there are several risk factors for cardiovascular disease that you should be aware of. Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States every year, and it is time that better care and attention be paid to the complex workings of the heart. 539 more words

Internal Health

My Maps: Getting Started

The initial view in My Map View you will see when using GenDetective v3 will look similar to the following:

As with each view in GenDetective, My Map View is divided into multiple sections.  339 more words

Genealogy Software