Not only is Dropbox Paper an easy-to-use editor for posting documents to Dropbox, it is also an impressive collaboration tool allowing your team to work together across time and space. Team members can edit and add comments right in the document and staff are notified when a document needs review or action. Paper keeps… Continue reading Dropbox Paper
Can you have a story without words? Absolutely! I learned this lesson several years ago when I asked my uncle to help me decipher some of the documents in my father's papers. I learned a lot going through those papers with him, but it was soon overshadowed when he brought me this amazing history of… Continue reading A Story Without Words
Want to give your stories some "curb appeal"? Think baseball cards . . .
A recent Day One update includes the ability to turn your journal into a book. This is only available on Day One 2.0 - desktop and mobile versions. To find it, go to Settings and choose the Book Printing option. This slideshow walks you through the steps to create your book. When you are ready,… Continue reading Day One Book Printing
I stumbled onto this delightful family tree in an old pamphlet promoting Kodak photography. Paint a trellis then glue some string "vines" and paper leaves as frames for family photos. With a little pre-planning you could easily build it with room to add more relatives as you discover them. I knew there was a reason… Continue reading Fun Family Tree
It would be wonderful if our society board members all had the same operating system, applications and level of expertise. It would make collaboration so much easier. Something as simple as distributing an agenda for an upcoming meeting can be a challenge when it is created on the latest and greatest version of Word but… Continue reading Get the Board All On the Same Page
Thanks to the mobile phone, we will leave behind many more photographs than our ancestors could ever image. Not only that, but our photos will automatically include date and place information in the file. With little effort on our part, we can also add even more descriptive information - all embedded in the photo file.… Continue reading Telling Stories with Pictures
WordPress.com has opened all their premium themes to all Jetpack users and WordPress.com users with a Premium or Business account. Sweet!