Negotiating genealogy sites

I’ve always been interested in family history and joined Ancestry in 2009 with a free membership.  Since then, interest in genealogy has boomed and the landscape of places to build trees, explore DNA and find sources has grown to what sometimes feels like an untamed wilderness.  In a recent return to searching after a long […]

Women in collusion?

In the midst of the rising tide of stories of wrongdoing by men, I find myself feeling uncomfortable about more than my life-long knowledge of men’s generally condescending and sexually-based attitudes toward women.  One discomfort stems from a growing fury I’ve felt for years at younger generations of women who seemed to throw away all […]

Cee’s Share Your World 11/27/17

Cee’s Share Your World this week: Would you prefer a reading nook or an art, craft, photography studio? Since I read voraciously and don’t do arts, crafts or any significant photography, definitely a reading nook! Tell how you are feeling today in the form of a weather report. (For example, partly cloudy, sunny with a […]

Cee’s Share Your World 10/16/17

Cee’s Share Your World this week: If you had to move to a country besides the one you currently live in, where would you move and why?  Toss up between the south of France near the Italian border or Canada –probably Vancouver. I’ve had a fascination and love for France since childhood and my favorite […]