Friday, July 1, 2011

July Party Game: Where in America are you from?

Following historical migration patterns, our original American ancestors settled in Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.  Eventually they moved further west, to Nebraska, Kentucky, Ohio, Iowa and Illinois.  The LDS immigrants headed west to Utah (and a few to Idaho) and settled in the towns listed here:

Later generations moved to Arizona and California and then back east to Virginia and Massachusetts again.  Which state claims your heart?

in 4 states at once at Four Corners!

Monday, June 27, 2011

Happy 89th Birthday, GMW!

I'm named after my two grandmothers, so I've always felt close to them and to that heritage.  Our family put together a book on GMW's life several years ago, so pull that out today!