A Historical Joke to Play for April Fools’ Day

Today is my favorite holiday. I know it’s kind of absurd to have April Fools’ Day as my favorite holiday. After all, a lot of people do use the holiday as an excuse to pull some really nasty pranks on others. However, I love the holiday for its inherent silliness and playful nature, and I hope that,Continue reading “A Historical Joke to Play for April Fools’ Day”

The Roots and Leaves Story

Or, how a graphic designer got hooked on genealogy. I grew up both the daughter of a history PhD and completely apathetic about history. It makes sense if you think about it. Kids want to be different from their parents – and hearing lectures about the Revolutionary War at the dinner table only accentuated thatContinue reading “The Roots and Leaves Story”