22nd July 2015

Getting sidetracked

I describe genealogy as like marmite – you either love it or you hate it. If you hate it, you are not interested in finding out […]
21st July 2015

Random requests for assistance

At FWL, we find people…. no matter how hard they try to hide. Seriously…. some of them try really hard, but we will not be beaten. […]
20th July 2015

Whatever happened to….

Do you ever have one of  those days when you seem to spend a lot of time thinking about the past? Well, we do that regularly […]
19th July 2015

One born every minute

I have lost count of the number of times I have gone over the fact that there are 60 seconds in a minute, 60 minutes in an […]
18th July 2015

The Percussion Section

Over the past few weeks, we have delighted you with various references to members of the orchestra. Well, not really…. but some mighty crazy records of […]
17th July 2015

The importance of professionalism

During my working life, I have had a varied career path before finding my niche, from Deputy Manager in a residential care home for adults with […]
16th July 2015

Good things come to those who wait

There are some proverbs which are pretty spot on but “good things come to those who wait”…. Seriously? When have you sat around and waited for […]
15th July 2015

If you don’t ask….

Some of you lovely blog readers will have known me for eons. Others will have known me for ‘five minutes’ and only in the virtual world […]
14th July 2015

When life is not quite so simple

Goodness me, Mr and Mrs Genealogy don’t half set us some challenges in life! When was William Sillifant not William Sillifant? When he decided to change his […]