Sunday, July 28, 2013

Sunday Hills (painting)

Here is the first new painting I've created in a long time.   It is a 9" x 12" acrylic on canvas.  The colors make me happy.



Saturday, March 2, 2013

Gr. Gr. Gr. Grandparents' Marriage Certificate!

My most excellent friend Mary, who has researched a lot of old family genealogy for me, just found the marriage certificate for my Gr. Gr. Gr. Grandmother Frances, who I've learned (thanks to someone on ancestry.com) was known as 'Fanny' and her husband William Cage.  This is from way back in 1806:


Friday, February 15, 2013

Old Family Photos 1

My oldest brother has begun digitalizing the old family photos he has been hoarding for decades and sending them out to the family.  I am loving the ones I've gotten thus far.   This one is of my mother, 'Gentle Annie', as a toddler, maybe around 1915 or 1916:


Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Happy 2013 to You


Tobias outside, enjoying the first, 
snow filled, morning of 2013: