Posts Tagged ‘family story’

Ten Questions to Ask Family

Ready to start capturing family stories this year? We found a great article with tips for collecting parents’ and grandparents’ stories. A real gem in the WSJ article is a list of 10 questions to ask the important people in your life. Getting started is easy. Why not pose one question a month from the […]

Maps Help Capture Memories

Hearing parents and grandparents share stories about their childhood and teenage adventures is something you’ll always treasure… and maps are a great icebreaker to start the conversation. We often use period maps to launch a memoir project and lately we’ve been exploring some really cool maps from the 1930s. It’s been a joy to watch […]

A Note From Nanci

“The books arrived yesterday. They are BEAUTIFUL!!!…  Our family book exceeded my expectations. My mom had written our family story, so we left it in her own words which made it more meaningful to us.  It was so easy for me to just forward the word document, scan a few pictures and let the experts […]