I finally took time yesterday to do something I have been wanting to do for awhile now. It has been several years since I started genealogy and blogging. Many cousins have been found. But, how many? Who? I have not kept any kind of system to log these cousin contacts. I was past due, do I even remember all of them? Well, that was the goal here. I started a spreadsheet of "Cousins Found." I titled columns with things like, phone number, address, email address, surname, how/where we made contact, and if I have met them. I am all about meeting my living cousins and their family members, it does my heart good, plus you never know how long they will be with us. Of course, they may also have information to help us in our genealogy research. I started listing the cousins names I remembered making contact with, those were cousins I generally keep in contact with anyway, so that was easy. Then, sporadically, I would remember someone contacting me on one e-mail address w
I am following Tonia's Roots as she brings several GeneaBloggers through 31 weeks of working towards a better blog, prompts written by Darren Rowse. Here is this weeks challenge adapted from Darren Rowse's daily challenges which Tonia is doing as weekly challenges: Ever run out of things to write about on your blog? If your answer is yes – you’re not alone. This weeks's task is to do an exercise that will identify a range of post ideas that you can use when stuck for an idea in future. The key with this process is not to put yourself under pressure to come up with completely new and out of the blue ideas for every post you write. Instead – this process taps into what you’ve recently written on your blog and helps you to identify ways to extend those ideas. Here’s the mind mapping method that I’ve used (note: I’ve talked about this previously so it could be familiar to some). 1. The Set Up Get a whiteboard, piece of paper, note book, tablet pc or someth
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Mary (from Mary's Musing's) has left a new comment on your post "Wordless Wednesday ~ Unknown ~ Taken in Escanaba, ...":
"No idea on who or where the photo was taken, but sure is an interesting photo. Thanks for sharing."
It is a great picture isn't it? I have more to share soon regarding this photo! It would be so wonderful if someone recognized someone here! Thank you for your comment!
Hello my dear cousin.. =)ReplyDelete
I would like to send you a better
quality of this mysterious old picture.
Like i said to you before,I found it in a old family photoalbum. =)
An warm cousinhug to you!
Jan Lundberg Härnösand
A warm cousin hug to you too Jan! If you send another photo of better quality, I will repost it!ReplyDelete