Daily Archives: June 20, 2019

So sorry, Pierre — Going the Edgar Mile

If you ask most anybody to name the capitol city of South Dakota it would no doubt take a minute or two, right? If you guessed Sturgis that would be a NO! Pierre is the second smallest State Capitol city … Continue reading

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Dawn Field’s How To Confound And Frustrate Readers – BookBaby

I saw this as I was looking for new blog posts to read – Dawn Field’s How To Confound And Frustrate Readers – BookBaby: https://blog.bookbaby.com/2019/05/how-to-confound-and-frustrate-readers/. Dawn has a list of 39 ways to confound and frustrate readers. I won’t go … Continue reading

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People with Depression or Bipolar Disorder Want Better Treatment and Care – 23andMe

I saw this not too long ago on 23andMe – People with Depression or Bipolar Disorder Want Better Treatment and Care: https://blog.23andme.com/research-communities/people-with-depression-or-bipolar-disorder-want-better-treatment-and-care/. I thought I had scheduled it earlier, but not seeing it as published or in my Draft or … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – June 18, 2019

I saw this earlier today on Ancestry -Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. I am only including the latest updates since my last post on Ancestry’s updates. Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry New and Updated   … Continue reading

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Pets That Made History – MyHeritage June 20, 2019

I saw this on MyHeritage this morning – Pets That Made History: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/06/pets-that-made-history/. I added a few I found elsewhere after the quoted section below, including one with a North Carolina connection! As any pet owner knows, our furry (or … Continue reading

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If You Vlog, Please Make Transcripts and Closed Captioning Match What You Say June 20, 2019

As somebody who has a 60% hearing loss in my bad ear and a 40% hearing loss in my good ear, I have to rely on Closed Captioning (CC) and/or transcripts when I watch a YouTube, Vimeo, Twitch.tv, Discord, or … Continue reading

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5 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Novel – YouTube Video

I saw this on YouTube last night – 5 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Novel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uke5CTtZyB4 (about 11:36 minutes long).  

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MyHeritage Live 2019’s Schedule: Genealogy, DNA, and So Much More

I saw this item this morning on MyHeritage – MyHeritage Live 2019’s Schedule: Genealogy, DNA, and So Much More: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/06/myheritage-live-2019s-schedule-genealogy-dna-and-so-much-more/. Conference is We are excited to announce the schedule for MyHeritage Live 2019 — our second annual international user conference … Continue reading

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Carolina Raptor Center, Huntersville – North Carolina Thursdays June 20, 2019

I saw this on Inspirock, https://www.inspirock.com/united-states/huntersville/carolina-raptor-center-a64139303, and decided it was a good North Carolina Thursdays post for June 20, 2019. It’s not Raptor dinosaurs just an FYI. Official website: http://www.carolinaraptorcenter.org/ Hours of Operation  Winter Hours (November – February) Closed Monday … Continue reading

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It’s all in the DNA. — North Carolina Collection

It seems everyone is sending off DNA to be tested these days. They want to know more about themselves and their heritage. DNA testing can help answer a lot of questions but it can also leave you with a lot … Continue reading

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