Why to Share Stories about the People You Miss

Why to Share Stories about the People You Miss

There are people in my life that I miss. But I still feel connected to them through their stories. Remembering their stories, and sharing them as well, keeps them close to my heart. We’re approaching the end of October and the beginning of November — a time in which...
Journal with Me: Are you stuck on one version of your story?

Journal with Me: Recapture Memories

Have you ever heard a song and suddenly found yourself back in a particular moment in your life, noticing the smells and sounds, and particular colors and textures around you? Music has a way of bringing us back. Smells do too. These kind of memory triggers may come...
What Did You Do on Your Summer Vacation?

What Did You Do on Your Summer Vacation?

“What did you do on your summer vacation?” is a classic back to school essay.  But what if you could breathe a little fun and life into it and make it meaningful and memorable? Think of it as a way to share a family story. You kids can write a story in their words —...
How to Make Easier & Better Photobooks

How to Make Easier & Better Photobooks

What are you going to do with your summer vacation pictures? A lot of our pictures get stuck on our phones or our hard drives or in cloud storage somewhere. We share them immediately on Facebook or text a great shot to somebody, but what about long term? Photobooks...