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FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT: It is with our deepest heartfelt sympathy I want to inform you about the death of our beloved friend and sometime enemy Mr. 2018. He is survived by […]

50 Bullet Journaling ideas

Earlier this year I did a bullet journal up. It was mostly trackers as I had no need to do the traditional calendar style of Bullet Journaling. I have three […]

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 52

Week 52: Resolution It’s the time of year when many people look ahead and make resolutions. Is there an ancestor you plan to concentrate on researching next year? (Maybe that […]

Christmas Memories Poem

I wrote this little poem in 2014, in 2017 I expanded on it, and 2018 have added to it, I think I might add a verse each year as a […]

Rum and Craisins Butter

Homemade Rum & Craisins Make butter as per directions on Thermomix add cap rum and handful of craisins mix together, place in butter tub. Use on baked potatoes and other […]

Set me up Sunday

Last Menu Plan of the year Day Meal Monday / Christmas Eve Hot Cocoa Buffet Tuesday / Christmas Day Ham / Turkey / Salad Wednesday / Boxing Day Leftovers Thursday […]

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 51

Week 51: Nice What ancestor comes to mind when you think of "nice"? (For me, it’s my paternal grandmother, who was the sweetest person you’d ever want to meet.) Or […]

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 50

Week 50: Naughty Do you have an ancestor who would be on Santa’s "naughty" list? This is the week to share his or her story. Another one that’s been in […]

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 49

Week 49: Winter Winter doesn’t officially start in the northern hemisphere for several more days, but it seems to have started early in some places. What ancestor does "winter" make […]