From a photograph by Solomon D. Butcher of four daughters of rancher Joseph M. Chrisman, at their sod house in Custer County, Nebraska. From left to right, Harriet, Elizabeth, Lucie, and Ruth. Photographed in 1886.

Fellow Bloggers

Interesting people who write.


The Heelers Diaries -- The blog of James Healy, Ireland's greatest living poet

Collage Mama -- A Nebraska girl who lives in Texas and writes with great wit.

Mama Collages -- CollageMama's an artist as well as a writer, and this is her art blog.

Marathon Pundit -- John Ruberry's political blog has occasional travel posts and nature shots as well as commentary on current events.

Stitchy McFloss -- This lady is a gifted and lively knitter, and she makes such lovely things.

Old House Dreams -- If you like old houses, you'll enjoy touring them via this blog.

Riverside Rambles -- Larry's observations and essays.

Serendipity Sunrise -- Lesa's blog from Christian County, KY, with her excellent photographs.

The Path Behind -- Carolyn writes about genealogy, her family tree research, and life in general.

Beth's Stories -- Beth is a mountain-climbing attorney who lives in Maine, but she has roots in Christian County, KY.

Amish America -- An excellent blog with stories and photographs of Amish life across the USA.

FamHist Blog -- Helpful articles about researching your family tree from a veteran family genealogist.

West KY Geneaology -- Brenda Joyce Jerome is a certified professional genealogist who shares tips, records, and history related to western Kentucky.

BrakeBlog -- Eric Brake blogs about computers, technology, politics, and Hopkinsville, KY.

Gone Walkabout -- Teri has "retired" to the Upper South. She stays awfully busy, though.

Changing Lanes -- Sunny is coping with widowhood, one day at a time.

Family Fusion -- Sarabeth's life in New Orleans.



Digital Collage -- The excellent digital art of Peggy Myer Graminski.

C.C. Rock Star's Wife -- Risa blogs about her busy life in Cheatham County, Tennessee.

Life in Still Mode -- Scenes from Malaysia and beyond.

Clixpix Photoblog -- Kenneth's photography, art, and quotations, posted from Pennsylvania.

Trixie's Home -- Trixie in Oklahoma hasn't posted for a while, but I'm not giving up on her yet!

Runaway Imagination -- Arnie blogs from the Nashville area. Like me, he has roots in the Nebraska Sandhills.

Easy Recipes -- Recipes I've collected over the years.

Tree Notes -- My tree blog. I haven't posted in it for a while, but it's still worth looking at.

Scenes and Things -- An archive of beautiful photographs of Newfoundland.

Prairie Mary -- Essays by Montana writer Mary Strachan Scriver.

Shorpy -- Hundreds of vintage photographs in high definition. Shorpy's slogan: "Always Something Interesting."
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CONTENTMENT: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry, live simply, expect little, give much, sing often, pray always, forget self, think of others and their feelings, fill your heart with love, scatter sunshine. These are the tried links in the golden chain of contentment.
(Author unknown)

IT IS STILL BEST to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasure; and to be cheerful and have courage when things go wrong.
(Laura Ingalls Wilder, 1867-1957)

Thanks for reading.