Inspiration comes from a lot of sources. For genealogy, it oftentimes comes from others who offer tips and insights on where to turn when you get stuck. In this post, we’re going to refer you to 5 family history blogs that are so good that you ought to read them.
Spring is almost hear, and the school year is approaching its last months. For high school seniors this is the end of a legacy. Most of them will be leaving home, friends and precious memories behind.
We live in a generation of photographs. It’s estimated that in 2014, there was an average of 1.8 billion photos uploaded to social media sites (ie. Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, WhatsApp, etc.)…every day. It’s time that we start putting those photos to use! Fortunately, MyCanvas.com is an easy-to-use solution and in this post we review just a few of the great customizable photo products that MyCanvas offers.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and publishing a custom photo book can help you tell a complete story. But what happens when you don’t have enough photos that help tell your life story?
Perhaps as you’ve considered writing a personal history book, you’ve asked yourself, “Where do I even begin?” The undertaking of writing a book can always feel overwhelming. But before you give up, remember that in writing a personal history book, all of the characters already exist, the conversations and experiences have already happened, and you are an expert on the topic! Here are 5 tips to help you get started…
Do you remember the good-old-days when people would come back from vacation and convert all of their photos into a slideshow? It was a rich tradition, many years ago. Dad would dust off the old projector, the family would gather in the living room and happily reminisce together.
Believe it or not, a family history book can be more than just a collection of photos you found. A family history book has the power to be a tactile memory, a journey through time, a look into your family’s past and a lesson about heritage. It can be an inspiring experience that changes the life of those who see it.
MyCanvas was fortunate enough this year to participate in RootsTech 2015, the annual global conference that’s focused on families across generations. As their website says, it’s a place where, “…people of all ages are inspired to discover and share their memories and connections.” It’s also…
Valentine’s day is here and I wanted to do something special for my wife. Picking the right kind of gift always seems to be a challenge for me. Fortunately, MyCanvas was the perfect solution because it offered me an easy to use platform to make a customized calendar for my sweetheart.
Thank you so much for checking in with us today. We are so thrilled to represent the many users of MyCanvas with this new blog and so we wanted to let you all know what we plan on doing…