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Posts Tagged ‘photo albums’

Collectibles and Heirlooms May Be Treasured But Are They Worth Protecting?

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

An Heirloom’s Value?

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NY Times – Can’t Tell the Difference Between Clutter and Family History? Tips to help you

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Don't throw the baby out with the bathwater!

Don't throw the baby out with the bathwater!

Ellen Lupton, the curator of contemporary design at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and the director of the master’s program in graphic design at the Maryland Institute College of Art recently posted a well written and humorous article in the opinion section of the NY Times about the angst of having inherited stuff from the past. It appears that her need to eliminate clutter trumps her archival gene… something I didn’t expect from a curator.

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Quick and Cheap Archival Scrapbook, Photo album, Memories- 3 Survival Tips

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Recently, my nephew got married to a really great girl. We are thrilled to have her in our family. Their story of how they met, how they romanced each other and how the proposal went was sooo cute and it was all illustrated in a scrapbook next to the sign-in book at the reception. Everyone got a kick out of looking through it. What a priceless piece of family history that was JUST created! I would be heart sick to know that because of moving or because of some other casual forgetfulness that this scrapbook of memories was to be lost…  So, here are some tips to protect, preserve and save these treasured memories:

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Scrapbook, photo album, memories, family history

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

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What do you have that really has meaning and shows the quality of your business or great moments in personal or family life? Last weekend, my nephew got married to a really great girl. We are thrilled to have her in our family. Their story of how they met, how they romanced each other and how the proposal went was sooo cute and it was all illustrated in a scrapbook next to the sign in book at the reception. Everyone got a kick out of looking through it. What a priceless piece of family history that was JUST created! I would be heart sick to know that because of moving 13 times like newlyweds do or because of some other casual forgetfulness that this scrapbook of memories was to be lost… and these aren’t even MY kids. My sister gets the message though. I wrote her with this suggestion.

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Clutter Bother You? Don’t throw out the baby with the bathwater! 5 VERY helpful tips…

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

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Mold damage and storage of family history.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010


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Family history, certificates, videos, photos… What’s MOST important to you?!

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010


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Book Download Available – Affiliate Program Underway

Monday, January 25th, 2010


In last 3 days,  3 Affiliates have signed up with saveyourstuff.com that will help redistribute the “save your stuff message” of emergency preparation info (which I provide to them for free) to about 20 mill in their industries. This kind of info, on a corporate or office level is part of having a Disaster Plan, a mandate of the Homeland Security Dept.

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