Daily Archives: April 18, 2019

It’s Not Your Job to Keep Other People’s Secrets and Lies*

Standard Legal and Medical Disclaimers: I am not a medical health professional and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as medical advice. If you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency, dial 911 (where … Continue reading

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FamilyTree DNA Sale Ends April 25, 2019

Updated April 19, 2019 to add photo below. When I checked FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) https://www.familytreedna.com/#/productCards for prices just now, they have finally started their DNA Day Sale, ends April 25, 2019. I checked after seeing the sale and noticed they sent … Continue reading

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20 Lessons I’ve Learned by (almost) 20 – Miscellaneously Mikael

Via 20 Lessons I’ve Learned by (almost) 20.

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Suggestion to WordPress on Another Option for Comments

This post grew out of https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/04/18/one-bloggers-comments-requirements. As much as I wish there was another option for WordPress comments, I have decided to go with comments requiring me to approve them. This works well most of the time. Recently it didn’t … Continue reading

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One Blogger’s Comments Requirements

I noticed one blogger https://robertbowman.net/commenting-on-this-site/ who has a detailed explanation about what’s allowed/not allowed when it comes to commenting on his blog. I am sure some consider his restrictions to be over the top. In my experience, a blogger adds restrictions … Continue reading

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We Try to Pronounce North Carolina Town Names – YouTube Videos

I previously posted about We try To Pronounce Mississippi Town Names – YouTube Video and guess what shows up in YouTube feed last night? We Try to Pronounce North Carolina Town Names: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HB3ZeUwolG8 (around 5:24 minutes long).  

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New Hampshire Launches Online Database for 16,000+ Historical Records

Here’s a deal, $60/month or $400/year, for those trying to trace New Hampshire ancestors. N.H. Launches Online Database for More Than 16,000 Historical Records ” https://www.nhpr.org/post/nh-launches-online-database-more-16000-historical-records#stream/ State officials launched an online database Tuesday that gives users access to more than … Continue reading

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