Month: November 2018

5 Fun Things You Can Do with a FamilySearch Account

I spent Tuesday evening at our local Family History Library where I showed the patrons some cool features I found on the Family Tree App (by, and affiliated websites. These are some of the fun ways you can use your FamilySearch account.

Special Children’s Day at Whipsnade Zoo

Sam was only a few weeks old when we had our first day out as a family of 7 at Whipsnade Zoo. Special Children’s Day is an annual event for children with additional needs, and their families.

The Cat Game Review

When we saw The Cat Game, we were really excited to play. The box itself has provided some amusement to the younger children, and I kept telling them “at the weekend” but they just couldn’t wait that long! Even Sam couldn’t leave the furry box alone.

Traditional Advent Calendars

I might be old fashioned, because I love traditions. It has been traditional for our family to buy the chocolate calendars every year, but now I am looking at alternatives to start a new tradition. A tradition that is about having something long-lasting and meaningful to our family.

100 Years of Remembrance – World War I Family History

Sharing the best websites to search for WWI records. Commemorating 100 years of remembrance.

My Favourite Oat Cookies Recipe

These cookies are among Ben’s favourite ever recipes, and he loves to eat them when they are still warm and chewy.