Items of Note
- Today: Anniversary of The Freedom Riders, Haymarket Square Riots – Anniversary, Audrey Hepburn’s Birthday – 85th Anniversary, International Respect for Chickens Day, Kent State Shootings Anniversary, and Star Wars Day.
- Each Sunday, Olive Tree Genealogy offers a new blogging prompt under the heading Sharing Memories. This week’s prompt: First Time Dancing with a girl/boy. If you write your own blog and you are participating in this challenge, please use the hashtag #52SharingMemor.
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 4: The Home Front. Women were primarily expected to run the household, yet some worked in war factories or joined the military. Write about women’s roles during a war. Did your grandmother work as a Rosie the Riveter? Did she work outside the home in another capacity?
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.
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