February Photo Challenge: I Spy

Two months into 2021 and I don't have a lot to show for it, photo-wise. A polar vortex descended with vengeance on the middle of the country, plunging temps into the single digits and (negative single digits) with waaaay below zero wind chills. I didn't venture out for much of anything that wasn't essential. And … Continue reading February Photo Challenge: I Spy

My indentured servant ancestors

From time to time I've shared some of my genealogy findings. I've come across interesting tidbits of family history, some good and some of questionable reputation. I've always known I was primarily of German descent on both sides. My latest trip down the ancestry bunny hole revealed my 7th great-grandfather and his family were part … Continue reading My indentured servant ancestors

December Photo Challenge: Magic of the Season

PJ is closing out another year of his Photo Blogging Challenge with the theme, Magic of the Season. Despite COVID-19's best efforts, it simply cannot cancel the holidays and the magic of the season that goes with it. Maybe Christmas (he thought) doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more. ~The Grinch  … Continue reading December Photo Challenge: Magic of the Season