Tag Archives: Am I Boring My Dog?

Was My Mother Reincarnated As My Dog?

I have e-met many new relatives this past week, which is very exciting. And so far they have known me as the (more-or-less) rational researcher of my mother’s family. Today they meet Frankie and realize I am a crazy dog lady. Frankie’s Birthday Frankie is a rescue so I have no firm idea of whenContinue Reading

Grand Theft, Dog Book: A Timely Digression

Grand Theft, Dog Book: A Timely Digression

Today I got together with some friends and vanquished a cyber thief. Just one, and not a major player, but it felt good. And there are morals to this story related to a writing challenge, so I’m going to tell you about about it here. A Bit of Background: 2010 ‘Twas the night before ChristmasContinue Reading

Why Genealogy is Like Jeopardy!

Why Genealogy is Like Jeopardy!

I’m in a scary place. Anyone who has embarked on a large project, especially one that involves a lot of research, knows the place I mean. It’s the terra incognita where you wander, trying to find your bearings. Figuring out how to navigate this land, determining the best tools to use and where to findContinue Reading