Monthly Archives: February 2015

Edgar “Leroy” McKinley: The Boy – The Man – The Soldier

Edgar “Leroy” McKinley: The Boy –  The Man  –  The Soldier 1924 – 1945 I participate on a monthly basis in Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Week 52 Ancestor stories challenge. It’s funny how my story today speaks to all four weeks … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day – Love is in the Air…

Happy Valentines Day – Love is in the Air… February 14, 2015 Loveland, Colorado is known as The Sweetheart City and has mailed and re-mailed valentines since 1947. People flock there to wed on this “love” day as well as … Continue reading

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Plowing Through with my Grandfather’s…

 Plowing Through with my Grandfather’s… Last year (2014) I participated in Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Week 52 Ancestor stories challenge. In as much as I enjoyed it, I didn’t feel I had the time to commit for a second year … Continue reading

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