What we own

Martha doesn’t own anything tangible that belonged to her birth mother. I’m not sure any of Librada’s children have posessions of hers. In another post I’ll explain why. Martha has vivid memories of a dress she wore when she was 3 years old, around the time she was separated from her mother. She has always … Continue reading What we own

In the beginning…

What if my husband never took the “leap” and moved to the USA? Our sweet boys wouldn’t be here today. What if my great-great-great-great grandparents hadn’t gotten together? None of their progeny, now counting in the hundreds, wouldn’t be alive today. It’s mind-blowing. It’s also one of the main reasons why I find genealogy so … Continue reading In the beginning…