Category Archives: Family History

Photo sharing on Facekbook – old family photos.

  Cindy –  That is amazing. Do you have more pictures?   Cindy –  Do you think they canned them? Mark – I think he and Nolan took them down to Detroit and sold them. This matches a story that … Continue reading

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The Pictures We Choose For Our Scrapbooks

When I first began scrapbooking, I didn’t have a lot of pictures. My first album contains all the pictures I have of our first eight years of marriage. About forty 8 1/2 by 11 pages. It also contains some of … Continue reading

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Are you a Creative Memories Orphan?

I am a Creative Memories Orphan. There, I said it. When I heard that Creative Memories was going bankrupt for the second time, I had a sick feeling in the pit of my stomach. Where was I going to get … Continue reading

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Shutterbug? Guilty!

About 15 years ago, my brother called me a shutterbug. It wasn’t a compliment. I like to take pictures. I admit it. I am not a professional, but my pictures have a good variety of subject and point of view. … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Share Photos on Facebook

When I was a young mother, sharing pictures involved either mailing the pictures to grandparents, other relatives, and friends 0r handing the picture to them in person. Getting pictures in the mail was something to look forward, and handing pictures … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Parents Should Scrapbook

Whether you scrapbook traditionally (with albums, pages, stickers, and papers) or digitally, our children reap benefits when we tell their stories through pictures. 1) — Reading. I have no evidence for this, but I believe that scrapbooking, with journaling, helped … Continue reading

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The story of two photos

It’s the same old story. Old photos are passed down to us with no name, no description, and no story. We know that the picture came from my husband’s side of the family, and we know that a woman is … Continue reading

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