New Year, New Projects, New Opportunities

Let our New Year’s resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word. ~Goran Persson 2016, A Year in Review 2016 was an interesting year. As a country, we elected a new president and lost many iconic celebrities and historical figures who passed …

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12 Holiday Movies for the Family

We’re in the last two weeks of 2016. A lot of people are traveling to spend time with their family for the holidays and to ring in 2017. Ranked in no particular order, let’s take a look at 12 holiday movies, old and new, that you can watch as you spend time with your family …

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10 Genealogy Projects for the Holidays

Holiday time often means spending time with the family and remembering past family events. Do you have a list of genealogy projects you’ve been putting off or need help with and you have family coming over for the holidays? Here is a list of 10 things you can do with your family with your genealogy projects …

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The Christmas Pickle

One day when I was in elementary school, maybe 6th grade or so, I was over at my friend’s house playing. It was Christmas time and I noticed a weird ornament on her tree. It was a pickle. But what kind of Christmas tree ornament is a vegetable preserved in vinegar? 

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8 Family Activities During the Holidays

December is a month full of holidays that involve spending time with the family. Even if you are not religious or observe any specific holiday, there are many activities that you can enjoy as a family. Check out this list for 8 family activities that you’ll be sure to enjoy during the holidays.

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