You could be forgiven for thinking that being a family history researcher is not a seasonal job. But each year as Mothering Sunday approaches my inbox swells with queries relating specifically to mothers, and then as June approaches the same thing happens with Father's Day.
So far this year is no different. This week I've appeared as an expert on BBC Radio Wales' Jamie and Louise programme, which means I get to chat live on air about my research, offering advice and even get the chance to surprise some listeners with information that has remained elusive.
The holiday season is upon us. It's a time of celebration, family, reflection and a seemingly endless barrage of commercial emails. If it seems like your inbox is stuffed with more "save 50% today" and "free shipping" messages than ... Read Post
With Mother’s Day fast approaching and my own mother far, far away (at her computer), I’ve been thinking about some of my favorite TV mamas. There are so many classics — June Cleaver, Harriet Nelson, Clair Huxtable, Roseanne Conner,... Read Post
How I Met Your Mother?s end is approaching. That in itself isn?t news, as we?ve known for some time that the ninth season would be its last, but CBS has announced the date of the planned one-hour series finale for the comedy, which ... Read Post