February Tribute – Samuel Blumer

Raindrops on a leaf - © Molly Stark

Last month, I touched on the mystery of Belle Norris, my 3rd great-grandmother who was orphaned at a young age. She went on to marry Samuel Edward Blumer, who is in fact, NOT the subject of this month’s tribute. The tribute is for his father, named Samuel Blumer.

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February Plans | 2019

I meant to make a post for January’s plans, but I had already written in everything and stuff was messy, and there was info I didn’t want slapping around the internet all willy-nilly! Apologies for that first and foremost! I hope that these monthly planning posts will be informative and inspirational. I use a few […]

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January Tribute – Belle Norris

Flowers at Lakewold Gardens in Lakewood, Washington - © Molly Stark

Welcome to the monthly ancestral tribute! Genealogy has become a relatively new hobby and passion in recent years. I guess when you have kids, you start to take a more active interest in your lineage and family history. I wanted to start posting something at least once a month with regard to genealogy, and I’m […]

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Best of 2018 – A Year in Photos

2018 was a hectic year. It began with a continuation of my journey to stop smoking, which was successful. I have been smoke-free for over a year now! There were of course the usual birthdays and holidays. My husband and I celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary. We bought a house (with delays – involving a […]

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