The Handwritten Letters I Saved

The Handwritten Letters I Saved

My mother was raised in a generation that wrote letters and practiced great penmanship. She had an amazing knack for sending out small notecards with heartfelt greetings. Every time I opened the mailbox and saw an envelope with her handwriting my heart jumped. Her...
DIY Transcribe Your Audio and Video Files

DIY Transcribe Your Audio and Video Files

  You could be putting your family history at risk if you’ve never shared the recorded stories or videos that you have stored in binders, backup drives, or closets. It’s even risky having old projects stored on print-on-demand websites without ever having ordered...
Creating Dinnertime Conversations With Your Children

Creating Dinnertime Conversations With Your Children

The life stories we cherish enough to share someday all begin with conversations and experiences. While raising a family, it can be difficult to carve out time in our day for meaningful conversations with our young children. For the last few years I’ve been following...