Category Archives: Document Living


Memory Keeping: Goofy

Memory Keeping: Goofy Goofy. That’s a pretty good word to describe me. I bet most people have known me, presently and from my past, would agree that I can be pretty darn goofy. I may […]


Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties are a big deal when you’re a kid.  One of my favorite birthday cakes was the Barbie my mom made me one year. Do you remember those? They were pretty popular in the […]


Norwegian and German Heritage

Norwegian and German Heritage I mentioned how difficult my Irish ancestors have been to trace, well… so have my German ones. I have been able to trace them back to Germany, technically Prussia at that […]


Irish Ancestry

March is the perfect time to celebrate your Irish heritage! My great great great grandfather on my dad’s side was Irish. From my research, I believe he came from Roscommon, Ireland. My Irish ancestry has been […]


Memory Keeping: Summer

Apparently, I am in a summer memory mood. Isn’t it weird how your memory can be triggered by a photo? One that may not even have anything to do with the memory? Or doesn’t appear […]


Summer session – Swim Lessons

Summer means swim lessons! Do you remember those long summer days spent by the pool? You and your friends would race over on your bikes and dive in as quickly as possible. You’d splash and […]


Ancestry Research Is Addicting

Ancestry Research Is Addicting! Have you ever wondered about your ancestry? Where did your family come from? I never really wondered until my 9th grade honors history class. I always had a vague idea of […]


Practice Self-Love

Self-love is something many people struggle with. But what is self-love? It can be defined as appreciation for yourself that grows from actions that support your physical, psychological and spiritual growth. So, the more you […]


Memory Keeping

Memory keeping has changed over the years. Memory keeping can be done a variety of ways from photo albums to journals to social media. Facebook even makes it easy to reminisce by showing you what […]


Spring is (almost) here!

Spring weather has been abundant in Phoenix this month. Spring means the temperatures start to rise and you can head outdoors! It officially arrives March 20th but you can start dreaming and planning now. After a […]