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Mothering Sunday prompts flurry of family history searches

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.
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Mother’s Day: Who’s your favorite TV mom?

Entertainment : Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch (5 years ago)

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

Catie Miller: Police Find Human Remains In Search For Missing Mother, Two People Arrested

News : The Inquisitr - News (12 hours ago)

Catie Miller vanished on July 15 after sending a text message to her mother, but police in Halifax now believe they have located the remains of the 29-year-old woman. Police found human remains on Wednesday during the search for Mil... Read Post

Captioning The Canon

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (5 hours ago)

Just in time for the holidays, Mallory Ortberg presents “Families Who Hate Each Other In Western Art History”. Sample dialogue: shouldn’t we all be smiling, Mother? for the portrait? thats a good idea why dont you tell me what i hav... Read Post

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