Archive for January, 2011

New Year, New Cousins

Thank goodness I started writing this blog. First, let me say this: It is IMPOSSIBLE to keep up with all my activities while going through a divorce! So, that being said, I’ve been lazy with genealogy and getting my certification…but it’s a new year and I have a new lease on life.

I was very happy to hear from a cousin on the Watracz side of my family who found my blog when she started her family research! She didn’t even know I existed. We spoke on the phone for an hour on Friday and have since then traded emails and photos. What absolute fun! I love putting the names with the faces. She even had a picture of my Mom when she was about 4 years old!

Well, I got inspired and re-started my efforts on the Watracz side. I told my daughter that my goal is to meet, either face to face or on email, every cousin who is on my generation in my family tree! I’ll keep you posted on my progress!


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