WRITING DOWN FAMILY STORIES IS THE PERFECT GIFT
The holidays not only give us time with family members…it also gives us the desire to remember the people, places and feelings of holidays past. While the memory of Thanksgiving is fresh, and a new month of holidays to celebrate are at hand, this may be the perfect time to put those beautiful remembrances in a safe place for future generations to cherish. Here are some ideas to get you started:
Create a family story journal.
Write down your special memories of past holiday celebrations and other important events in your life whenever you think of them. Take your book to family parties and reunions, and ask older relatives to do the same. This can be as plain or fancy a ‘book’ as you wish...Read More