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Foreign

The Weekly Photo Challenge theme is Foreign. My grandmother, Carmen, was born in Mexico but she was a permanent resident of the United States. I was happily surprised when I discovered my mother had some of my grandmother’s Certificates of

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Posted in 2012, Family history, Personal, Uncategorized

Silhouette

The  Weekly Photo Challenge is Silhouette. The family photo gallery offers a very unique offering. What I’m about to share is one of the most important images that exists in the gallery! In my post, The Treasure Chest I shared

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Posted in 2012, Family, Family history, Musings, Personal, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Carmelita

Hello everyone.  I was away for a couple of weeks, but now I’m back! When I recently asked my mom about my grandmother’s history I discovered there were bits and pieces of information written down on scattered pieces of paper.

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Posted in 2012, Family history, Musings, Personal, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Memories of Antonio

Hello everyone. This is a retelling of one of my earliest posts.  I am reposting it in memory of my grandfather’s birthday. – Cathy   ****** My grandfather, Antonio Lopez, known as Abuelito, was in his sixties when I was

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Posted in 2012, Faith, Family history, Musings, Spirituality, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Journey

In my previous post I introduced you to my great-grandmother and how she had children with different last names.  One of them was my paternal grandfather, who was born in born in Guadalajara, Mexico in 1900. Around 1916 my grandfathers

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Posted in 2012, Family history, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Prelude to Journey – The Legend of the Whip

I’m a tad late for the Weekly Photo Challenge Journey, but I just had to share a couple of stories for this topic! I called my father to ask him for some details about my grandfather’s journeys. We talked about

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Posted in 2012, Family history, Personal, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Unusual

The WordPress Theme this week is Unusual.  After looking through the family photo gallery I settled on a story about an unusual limb in my family tree. What if you found out that someone close to you was born with

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Posted in 2012, Family, Family history, Musings, Personal, postaday, Thoughts, Uncategorized

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