Things I’ve learned this month. . .

Actually, I’ve learned a lot of these things as the years pile up.  The older I get, the more I learn. I’ve learned there is never enough time to do everything I want to do, number one! Can anybody relate to that?  Too few hours; too many projects! Actually, I didn’t learn that just this…

Our Family’s Crowning Glory!

It runs in the family!  Some are finicky about their hair, others their hats. . . .and some neither!  It started long ago . . . The Ephraim Niess family was probably on a picnic.  They lived in the city of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and did own property that somebody farmed for them.  My great-grandfather, Edwin,…

Linda’s Friday at FGS

Friday was a full day!  Each session I chose to attend was informative and had a lot I would put into use in my research. First of all, I was so “into” the day’s offerings that I did not take time to take pictures.  <GASP!!> Linda didn’t take pictures??  <FAINT!> <WHAT???> The first session was…

Heading for Philly . . . .

The only time I’ve ever attended a FGS Conference is when it’s held in Salt Lake City.  It’s a good excuse to hear excellent speakers and spend until 10:00PM in Mecca . . .aka. . . THE Library!  I’ve been there for the last several times the Conference has been held there.  I love it!…