Memory Keeping

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Give Your Photos, Stories

Let’s be brutal. Photos without stories are worthless. They are no better than the photos in picture frames you buy off the shelve with people you’ve never met and they probably didn’t know before the photo shoot. Here are six tips to save the value of your photos by recording the story the photographer captured. […]

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Watch 5 On-Demand Genealogy Lectures from FHF!

Following the success of Andy’s DNA After the Test eWorkshop, we’re pleased to release five on-demand lectures from Family History Fanatics. Follow the links (that are the webinar titles) to the Vimeo Store. 1.  Blogging Your Family History Blogs are a great way to share your family legends and discoveries with your extended family. You might […]

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Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
Preserving

Spare 15-minutes to Digitize Your Family Treasures

Your family history resides in the treasures of your home and if you don’t take time to preserve the memories you can lose your legacy. Learn how you can spare 15-minutes to digitize your family treasures. Why you should find time to preserve your family treasures? In 2008, a massive flood submerged parts of Cedar […]

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Memorabilia
Memory Keeping

5 Tips for Recording the Stories of Your Keepsakes

Do you have walls and shelves filled with family knick-knacks and keepsakes? Do you have attics and closets with heirlooms preserved with bubble wrap and specialty boxes? It’s time you spend a little time thinking and recording the meaning behind each family treasure before they become clutter and junk. Heirlooms have the power to bind […]

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It Should Be Organized
Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
Organizing Research

If Family History Matters, It Should Be Organized

If you want your family history to be preserved and treasured for generations, you have to take time to organize it. Regardless of if you’re not particularly tidy or you have a busy life, the organization is KEY to preserving family history. Preserve and Organize Your Memories Some say childhood memories never fade. But that’s […]

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Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
Organizing Research

Grow With Me Boxes Preserve Childhood Memories

“I didn’t realize how I had saved for my oldest son and my younger daughters have so little.” Do you say these words as a mother of multiple children? Or do you feel overwhelmed with the school and artwork that your kids bring home or produce? Do you wonder how you can preserve the precious […]

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Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
Personal History

Overcoming Tech Barriers in Journaling

Journaling. Many people hate journaling because of the limitations they feel in creating a book of thoughts. Perhaps you like to speak rather than type or write. Perhaps you like to hand write rather than type but would prefer the end product to be a printed book. Will you let those factors prevent you from […]

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Memory Keeping
Personal History

Guilt Free Multi-Tasking Personal History With Social Media

Chances are you’re still feeling guilty about not keeping a journal or preserving your personal history. But today is the day to stop feeling the ghostly fears of unaccomplished tasks and accomplish something today! If you have shared your life, your dogs, your food, or your genealogy findings on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, then you […]

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Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
Personal History

Journaling With Blog Books

One of the advantages of blogging about your life or your ancestor’s lives is that you can create one ‘letter’ and then share it will all of your family members, friends, and others. Gone are the days when you wrote one letter and then made copies to send to everyone and hope they didn’t feel […]

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5 Apps to Preserve Your Daily Memories
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5 Apps to Preserve Your Daily Memories

Knowing the benefits of journaling is one thing. A journal can help you evaluate and change your life right now, reflect on the past and treasured memories, or record your personal history for your future descendants. You know these benefits, but finding ways to keep a journal is a different matter. Or is it? With […]

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