Monthly Archives: July 2013

Genealogy on the TV

We are two weeks into the 10th UK series of Who Do You Think You Are? There have been comments made within the genealogical world that this isn’t real genealogy; and I agree to some degree, but there has to … Continue reading

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A Summer Flashback!

The last month or so has been one of mixed emotion. Firstly we had a really wonderful spell of hot summer weather. Temperatures up into the late 20s and early 30s centigrade. Of course, other parts of the world frequently … Continue reading

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Ramblings from my Desk…..(15)

The last week or so has been a bit of a challenge. Just after I wrote my last Ramblings from my Desk post I went to upload our photos to Flickr and found that when my laptop felt overwhelmed it … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday 186 – George Butcher 1908 – 1974

The prompt for this week is Boadecea. I have chosen the battle and uniform theme as it ties in rather nicely with this photograph, which I know I have shown before. Today, commemorates the death of my Grandfather, George Butcher. … Continue reading

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Children’s Book: Little Blue Cloud by Inbal Argov

Not having any children, I rarely read children’s books. However, I was approached and asked if I would review this book. Available from Amazon, where it is FREE to download on 18th and 19th July on both the US and … Continue reading

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Ramblings from my Desk…..(14)

The last two weeks have been busy and warm. Yes folks, we are in the middle of Summer here in the UK and we are seeing the sun on a daily basis. Long may it continue! I have therefore spent … Continue reading

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The In-Depth Genealogist – Digital Magazine – Issue 6 – OUT NOW!

The next issue of the free digital magazine is available NOW! // Enjoy this digital edition of the magazine? then why not stop by The In-Depth Genealogist and read the Website,  Blog  take part in the Forum. You can read my … Continue reading

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Greenways – 12th July 2013

Greenways – 12th July 2013, a set on Flickr. In the midst of a heatwave in England, and so we should, after all it is summer! Last week we ventured off to Greenways, the National Trust property and former holiday … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

Well, today is my 19th Wedding Anniversary. Doesn’t time fly? We married at 4pm on the afternoon of the 13th July in Kenya. It was a hot day and the flowers were beautiful and vibrant and the temperature was pretty … Continue reading

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Compton Castle – 11th July 2013

Compton Castle – 11th July 2013, a set on Flickr. Described as a National Trust property, Compton Castle is still lived in by the family. You can look through part of the house and the rose garden which is delightful, … Continue reading

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