Vicki Padesky

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31 Days to Better Genealogy – version 2.0

Do you wish you could get more out of your genealogy research? Do you feel like it should be more… fun? (Yes, genealogy can be fun!)<p>31 Days to Better …

Family Tree Maker Returns PLUS Ancestry Partners With RootsMagic

Those of you wondering what you'll do with your family tree now that Ancestry.com has discontinued Family Tree Maker genealogy software will probably …

How do you talk about everything?

It’s hard to figure out what to say.<p>There’s been a lot to experience the fast few weeks. Tiny new lives kick and spin and tumble inside me, small new …

Dramatic Portraits of Ethereal Women Captured with Natural Light

Photographer Alessio Albi has continued to capture images of women that feature an incredible use of their surrounding environment. Rather than taking an ordinary portrait, the photographer utilizes the quirks and distinguishing features of each unique setting to add an interesting aesthetic within …

High Spirits: The Ghost Log Blog » 2015 » August

August 30, 2015 on 11:02 am | In Article | No Comments<p>For some time now the curious have visited the Library. They look for ghosts and shadows and …

Johanns and Marias Everywhere! Naming Traditions German Genealogists Should Know

The German Empire, 1892, David Rumsey Map Collection<br>Does your German family tree seem to be overloaded with Johanns and Marias? I have Johann …

5 Cool, Free History Apps - Family Tree

Next week's Genealogst's iPad Crash Course webinar will include genealogy app recommendations and demos from presenter Lisa Louse Cooke, but today I …

Devour My Words

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Fall Movie Preview 2015: Biopics, Bond and ‘The Force Awakens’

‘Black Mass’ (September 8th)<p>Johnny Depp kicks off the fall season on a high with a scary tour de force as Whitey Bulger, the Boston gangster …

Rachel McAdams

Central Illinois Photoblog

We let April take us to the middle of one of my favorite roads in the US – Utah 12, between Bryce and Torrey (so between Bryce Canyon and Capitol …

Facebook and Family Photographs - Family Tree

I'm always looking for more family photos, trying to fill in the pictorial blanks in my family tree. There are a LOT of people in my genealogy that …