The gift of memories
Even if a senior has never been interested in writing, the LifeBio Memory Journal is a clever way to jog memories and pass along stories and wisdom to younger family members. After each question is sufficient space to capture handwritten answers.
Mother’s Day reminds me of the memories my mom gave me.
It was a cold and snowy winter in 1978 in Erie, Pennsylvania and mom and I were working on my decorations for my first big birthday party. We made a paper mache snowman and set him on a tinfoil ice rink surrounded by cottonball snow. It was beautiful. Then mom made her delicious homemade bread dough which became pizza dough for my 9th birthday. I was particularly proud to have eaten 9 pieces of pizza on my 9th birthday!
Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day approaches and lots of LOVE belongs in our life stories too. Love stories and how people met are a BIG part of people’s life stories. Mary met her husband on the street in Chicago during World War II. Audrey and her husband were high school sweethearts. Bill met his wife at church and Ray met his wife at work.READ MORE
Why do people do it? Why are thousands of people capturing their life stories right now? Why are they recording it for all time so it won’t be lost or forgotten?Are they thinking they are famous so they deserve it? Are they thinking that they’d like to have their name remembered for all time? What’s really going on here in the personal history trend that is exploding across America and around the world?READ MORE
All I want for Christmas is your life story recorded. I always want to be able to read your story and remember it well. I know this is a priceless gift and it's something that only YOU can give me. Now when I say your life story, I mean that I want you to share....READ MORE
Web Retailers Announce Unique Gift Giving Ideas For the Holidays
Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November 26, 2007 -- Christmas gift giving got you down? Looking for the perfect gift for grandma, dad, the boss or other hard to buy people on your list? In preparation of the busiest shopping season of the year, Internet retailers are offering unique gifts for all tastes.
As Thanksgiving fast approaches, we're reminded of family stories and laughter shared around the dinner table.
It's a good time for us all to reflect on Thanksgiving Days from years past, the people who shaped our lives, and the gifts of home and family. Although life isn't always perfect, we certainly have a lot to be thankful for.READ MORE