Daily Archives: February 15, 2019

When You Should Stop Writing Books

I used to have a number of authors that I would read everything they wrote. Unfortunately, they kept writing long after they should have stopped. If you have a series of books, a trilogy is a good number. By book … Continue reading

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The Five Most Important Things I’ve Learned in My first month of blogging — Just Your Average Gal

It’s been one month since I launched Just Your Average Gal (wow, seriously?!) and time has flown! I’ve learned so much, not only about blogging itself but about all the feelings that come with taking a leap into the unknown: … Continue reading

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Relics and Artifacts That Countries Are Still Fighting For – YouTube Video

Something you don’t hear much about – Relics and Artifacts That Countries Are Still Fighting For: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pr3VBm1CDTE (about 10:30 minutes long). #11: Hoa Hakananai’a – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoa_Hakananai%27a #10 Nefertiti Bust https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nefertiti_Bust #09 The Rosetta Stone (not the language software) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosetta_Stone #08 … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays Update: February 25, 2019 Afternoon

I updated my earlier blog post FindMyPast Fridays – February 15, 2019 with the following: Updated February 15, 2019 4:10 P. M. U. S. Central Time – FindMyPast Fridays finally posted: https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-2629055964.html. I thought they would add one, but the … Continue reading

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One of My Favorite Blogging Activities

I enjoy writing blog posts, but that’s not the topic of this  post. One of my favorite blogging activities is skimming through and reading other bloggers’ posts. I don’t read them all, but I use a mixture of WordPress Reader, … Continue reading

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Don’t Know What to Blog About? Try These Ideas Out. — The Art of Blogging

Let’s be honest, okay? This happens to all of us. We might not call it writer’s block, but the truth is that we all have our off days. But what if I were to tell you that there are certain … Continue reading

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New Languages and Suggesting a Merge — Find A Grave News January 2019

We’ve been working hard on some updates to the site and today we rolled a few of them out. A lot of today’s changes are smaller tweaks and bug fixes that you may or may not notice, but there are … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays – February 15, 2019

Updated February 15, 2019 4:10 P. M. U. S. Central Time – FindMyPast Fridays finally posted: https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-2629055964.html. As of Thursday evening when I am scheduling this post for 10:10 A. M. U. S. Central Time, February 15, 2019, I am … Continue reading

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Featured Blogger of the Week: The Salty Caballo – a Gulf Coast Gypsy February 15, 2019

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I chose the Salty Caballo – a Gulf Coast Gypsy https://saltycaballo.blog/. She is not a frequent blogger. A few of the bloggers I follow post as little as once a week, once … Continue reading

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