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Time passes. Things change. People who have lived on this planet for eighty, ninety, or a hundred years or more have witnessed a lot of change. And most kids like hearing about how life was in the ‘olden days’ as much as the elderly like talking about them. If yours don’t have any REALLY old […]
Today is World Book Day! The books you enjoyed as a child or teenager might not all have had historic themes, but the fact you read them (or had them read to you) and want to share them with your children/grandchildren makes for history. You can also ask kids which stories they like now that […]
The above photo was taken in Scotland around 1922 or 1923. It is of my paternal grandmother and eight of her eleven children. One of those children is my father, who, if he were still alive, would have been one hundred years old today. Which one, we’re not sure, because the photo did not come […]
Our family’s vets from the British Army (WW I), British Army, Canadian Army, New Zealand Army, British R.A. F., British Royal Navy, and British Merchant Navy (WW II). They have now all passed on. R.I. P.