In generations past, parents often recorded a baby’s milestones and memories in preprinted baby books. Some created keepsake albums or scrapbooks.
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Keeping a personal, handwritten journal may be difficult in this busy time of your life. Why not give online journaling a try? There are dozens of
Last summer, Camille Johnson was struggling. Her mother was dying, and the pandemic was raging. “I decided I needed to do something,” she
So you’ve decided to keep a journal—but you wonder what sort of things you should write about. After all, how can you fit everything you want you
Have you ever pulled out an old puzzle only to realize at the very end that you’re missing pieces? The same thing happens to memories over time.
Knowing how to start a journal might seem a bit overwhelming. Maybe your mind conjures up the idea of long handwritten pages, daily written in a
Do you keep a journal? A diary? Notes of what is happening in your life, right now? Many people use journaling to relieve stress, capture treasured
The year 2021 marks 20 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States of America that shook the world. These attacks, which
How do you remember a loved one who has passed away? Many people around the world have some way in which they remember the special people in their
Around the world, celebrations of life are taking the place of traditional funerals. While funerals are more somber and focus on memorializing
When Diane Loosle’s grandmother passed away, 13-year-old Diane offered to help her mother go through her grandmother’s things. Diane’s
Christmastime entails gifts, traditions, delicious food, and spending time together with those we love. This holiday season, we want to share fun and
For Christmas this year, we here at FamilySearch want to do something special. We want to gather family Christmas stories and publish them on the
Some of the richest pieces of our family’s history come in the form of photos. Being able to take and store pictures of family members, past and