Items of Note
- Happy blogiversary to Sea Genes (started 12 May 2009).
- Today: Children’s Book Week begins, Katherine Hepburn’s Birthday – Anniversary, Limerick Day, National Etiquette Week begins, Odometer Invented – Anniversary, and Howard K. Smith’s Birthday – 100th Anniversary.
- Later this afternoon, come meet blogger Jodi Bash of the Unclaimed Ancestors blog in our ongoing series May I Introduce To You by Gini Webb.
Military Memories: 31 Writing Prompts to Celebrate Your Military Ancestors
Throughout the month of May, GeneaBloggers will be listing the Military Memories: 31 Writing Prompts to Celebrate Your Military Ancestors created by GeneaBloggers member and author Jennifer Holik.
May 12: Overseas Service. Describe the living conditions of your ancestor during their military service. Did he or she sleep in a tent; barracks; bombed out buildings; on the frozen ground? How often did they get a hot meal or a shower?
Daily Blogging Prompts
Many genealogy and family history bloggers like to post to their blogs every day, but at times are at a loss for ideas. Take your inspiration from today’s Daily Blogging Prompts below – click on each prompt for a description. Prompts are a great way to create new content and you can participate in a community effort with other genealogy bloggers.
- Amanuensis Monday
- Madness Monday
- Mappy Monday
- Maritime Monday
- Matrilineal Monday
- Military Monday
- Motivation Monday
- Mystery Monday
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