Family Reunion Planning – Part 1

Have you thought about organizing a family reunion for your family? It’s not always easy and it can be difficult to know where to start. Here on the Famicity blog, we’re going to run a three-part blog series on how to plan and organize the perfect family reunion. We’ll start by explaining what exactly is a family reunion.

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Restoring Photos to Restore the Memories

Family history often includes a collection of old family photos, videos, and other sorts of media. As we covered in previous blogs about digitizing old photos and videos, there are also services that provide photo restoration. One of these companies is Photograph Restoration Inc. out of Downers Grover, Illinois. Photograph Restoration Inc. is owned and operated by Mark Chamberlain…

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Fried Green Tomatoes, Life Lessons and History

Back in December 2016, we looked at the children’s movie “Fievel: An American Tail” as an example of how to introduce your kids to the concept of immigration and telling them where they came from. The movie “Fried Green Tomatoes” starring Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker, Mary Stuart Masterson and Jessica Tandy is a great example of the importance of listening to…

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