Hometown

What makes your hometown unique?  Does it tug at you to return?  Or where did an ancestor call home?  Would you want to explore their stomping grounds?  Remember to describe in detail.  What did it look like, sound like, smell like?  How did it make you feel?  What were some of the local eateries?  Reminisce and don’t forget to share your stories. Continue reading “Hometown”

A New Beginning

A new beginning and starting over can refresh and invigorate our lives.  Sometimes these moments transpire out of nowhere and can leave us feeling frustrated, frightened or alone.  Good or bad, change occurs often in our lives.  Share a time when your life changed, or share a time when an ancestor’s life went through a transition. Continue reading “A New Beginning”

Summer Traditions

During the lazy days of summer, what were your favorite summer traditions?  Did you head for the beach or take a family vacation?  Did you laze by the pool?  Maybe you would head to your favorite fishing spot or camp in the great outdoors.  Whatever your summer quest may have been, do not forget to share your stories.  Just upload in the comments section.  Happy writing!

August Themes

As the hot days of summer begin to fade, don’t forget to share your tales.  Now is the perfect time to to take an extra moment and write those stories.  Find a shady spot, grab a cool drink, and snuggle up in a favorite chair.  Remember to share your tales, so others may enjoy them too. Continue reading “August Themes”

We work Hard for our Money

This week it is all about jobs.  What is your occupation?  What would be your dream job if money was not in question?  Maybe you would like to share an occupation of an ancestor.  Did anyone in your family have an unusual career or one that is starting to fade as technology shifts and changes?  Share your tales here. Continue reading “We work Hard for our Money”

Common Ground

Do you have any talents, hobbies, or favorite pastimes in common with your parents or grandparents? Think about a love for the outdoors, music, writing, or gardening. The list of possibilities is endless!  Be sure to share your tales! Continue reading “Common Ground”

Home — Week Ten

“Home is where our story begins…”

 

What stories about home would you like to share?  This week’s theme has so many delightful ways in which to showcase our family tales.  Just upload your stories in the comments. Continue reading “Home — Week Ten”