17th January 2016

Battering my head….

…. against brickwalls…. all day!! And it’s Sunday as well…. Brickwalls are part of our A-game. Every day. We succeed where others fail. In recent months, we […]
15th January 2016

Can I cancel my taxi please?

10:08pm. Friday 15 January. The office phone is ringing. The office has been closed for an hour and eight minutes but I am still here and […]
14th January 2016

Inspiring others

When I was a little girl, I was inspired to start looking into my ancestry by my maternal grandfather who had already begun the process of tracing […]
11th January 2016

You cannot be serious!

The phrase “You cannot be serious!” was made famous by John McEnroe at Wimbledon in 1981 during his first round match against Tom Gullikson. He hurled the immortal […]
10th January 2016

Never say die

This job ain’t easy you know! Yes, it’s very rewarding but sometimes – whether Heir Hunting, tracing work or a client’s family history – it takes guts, determination, […]
8th January 2016

Lady luck and the Doctors of Spin

Another interesting 48 hours has passed and I am pleased to tell you that these last 48 hours have been infinitely better than Monday and Tuesday, […]
6th January 2016

Quite frankly….

…. I’ve had better starts to a New Year. The first two official work days in 2016 have certainly been interesting to put it mildly. With […]
3rd January 2016

The Teapot of Life

I have never been known to be a great tea drinker (coffee is my favoured beverage), though I did have a lovely gift of various different types of […]
1st January 2016

Welcome to 2016

The New Year brings challenges all round the world. A major fire (and towering inferno) at a 63-storey hotel in Dubai, potential terrorist attacks in Munich […]