Monthly Archives for August, 2014



Philosophical Observations on Blueberry Picking

Posted on: August 30th, 2014 by
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This being the end of summer, my husband and I decided that we needed to pick some blueberries before the farm closed. It was a beautiful morning, not too warm, not too cool, slightly overcast, with a breeze blowing. Late in the season, a lot of fruit had been harvested, but the farm told us there was plenty left in the fields. It had been a Continue reading the story "Philosophical Observations on Blueberry Picking"

Summertime, and It’s Time to Travel!

Posted on: August 7th, 2014 by
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It's summer, and I'm on the road again. So far this summer I've attended my second season at the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh at La Roche College in Pittsburgh's North Hills. This time I was a student in Law School for Genealogists, led by Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL; Rick Sayre, CG, CGL; and Marian L. Smith. Marian is the wonderfully knowledgeable woman Continue reading the story "Summertime, and It’s Time to Travel!"