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My name is Colleen and I find dead people.

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28 September, 2008

Well Whaddaya Know?

My dad is quite the storyteller. Like many people, his recollection of past events are either very vague or greatly embellished. While always fascinating, the embellishments can be more frustrating than the vague recollections.

So when I heard the story of how his father had worked on the Manhattan Project and had spent some time in Almagordo and/or Los Alamos, NM, well...let's just say I was at least a little bit leary.

Then last summer we picked some things up from his home in Scottsdale after he'd moved here with me. Low and behold, what else was there for me to find but this:
Sorry, Dad!

14 September, 2008

An Award!

Sheri Fenley of The Educated Genealogist and Bill West of West in New England have awarded me the I Love Your Blog award. It always makes me happy when I hear people enjoy my blog. My task now is to find seven other blogs that haven't received it yet and nominate them. I'm going to choose some blogs that are newer to me and hope they haven't been chosen. If they have been, it still doesn't hurt for them to know others like their work! Click on the blog titles to be taken to their sites!

1. Taneya's Genealogy Blog

2. The Research Journal

3. Tracking Thomas, and More If you love old photos like I love old photos, check this site out!

4. Vidars Slektsblogg

5. Tarenne's Tales This blog tracks a family of a child with Down Syndrome.

6. Roots Reading

7. In My Life

There are so many other blogs that deserve this too. Go out there and find them!

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