Testimonials

Hey very nice blog!
- November 17, 2014


Greetings! Very helpful information.Many thanks for sharing!
- October 23, 2013


This is very interesting. You are a professional blogger.
- October 9, 2013


I really like reading through a post that can make people think. Also, thanks for allowing me to comment.
- September 25, 2013


I've loaded your blog in 3 completely different browsers and I must say this blog loads quicker than most. Many thanks, I appreciate it!
- August 16, 2013


This feedback and appreciation is from relatives we have helped stay connected. Please tell us how we're doing.



"To be honest, I stopped opening my email newsletters because some of the topics didn't seem to be about our family."
- March, 2012


"Thank you for trying to keep us connected."
- December, 2011


"The address book is convenient. I prefer to share my family news with individuals and not on a web site."
- December, 2011


"Awesome work with our Family News & Website."
- November 9, 2011


"Thanks for sending us a message. I like the way we put comments on the blog, and how you connect it to the web siteI had no trouble finding them. Maybe more will participate now. Let's hope so!"
- September 24, 2011


"That page stuff (Page-Level Permissions) really works. If you get this message (yes, we did), so does the Contact form."  
- September 14, 2011


"It's always good to hear news about our family, and the new site certainly helps. Great job!!! We'll send you anything we want posted and follow the blog by Email. Thank you to everyone involved."
- August 29, 2011


"I love the new (arts) Blog, and I'm glad you told me about it. What a great idea-- I had such fun reading it, and I 'like' that you guys included Facebook and Twitter. Hope everybody uses it. Gotta go, but thanks!!!"
- July 23, 2011


"Really like what I see. Great job! Good that you're taking care of RSS. BIG thanks to the team!"  
- July 8, 2011


"Thank you for telling us about the mobile view upgrades and re-sending the links to us. Give everyone a warm hello!"
- July 3, 2011


"This address book (mobile view) is Great!!!"
- July 1, 2011


"I think the Address Book is really nice."
- July 1, 2011


"Thank you so much for everything. You've done a beautiful job with our family web sites. I'm amazed at all the information in our address book, and I appreciate having access to it. Having my new Gmail makes it a lot easier for me to find and see everything. Again, thank you for making me feel connected to the family."
- June 30, 2011


"This is all new to me so I need to take baby steps. Thank you for being so patient answering my questions and sending me information."
- June 29, 2011


"WOW!! I had no idea how much family information is online. Obviously, a lot of work went into our web sites, and I commend everyone who made this happen. Thank you for the efforts. The web sites are wonderful, and I hope we use them."
- December 18, 2010


"Thanks for adding user tips. I think everybody should have their own blog." (See FAQ.)
- October 2, 2010


"Thank you for increasing the fonts on our web site. It's much easier for me to read now. I appreciate how quickly you made the changes."
- September 13, 2010


"Thanks for putting together the family calendar on Google. This calendar is great and as I was looking at all the birthdays I was wondering something you might know the answer to - just how many family members ARE there???!!"
- September 6, 2010


"Thank you for the web site. This could be totally fun if more family participates."
- August 16, 2010


"Has anybody told you they won't post news on a private web site? 
Maybe we should just rely on comments from those who actually use a website... 
or maybe start a blog just for them."
- August 16, 2010


"As for the site, I think you have done a phenomenal job putting it together.  You might slight yourself in saying that it's just a template, but even in the world of templates, they are worthless until someone enters the information for publication.  I know you have invested countless hours into the preparation of the site and I applaud you.

I will visit the site regularly to keep up with family business.  I think any family member who visits the site one time will quickly see it's value and make their visits regular also.  Let's just hope that they click once.  I cannot think of an easier way to get all of the birthdays, recipes, anniversaries and most importantly, the family news updates than you have provided for them in the site."
- June 23, 2010


"That (news) site is really cool.  I could not figure out how to post to the blog, though." After we all learn more about site sharing and access levels. . . "It is working for me now.  I am getting the 'New Post' button. I think we will use it. Especially if a lot of people are using it, everyone will like to see what everyone else is up to."
- June 17, 2010


"My hat's off to you. I had given up on getting my favorite fudge recipe. Thank you for persuading my mother to finally write it down (here)."
- April, 2009


"I received an overwhelming response to my request for hand warmers in family news. Please thank everyone for their generosity. Being so far away from home, I really enjoy reading everyone's news. Thank you for sending me newsletters."
- March, 2009


"This (March 14, 2009) is the best family news ever! Thank you."
- March 17, 2009


"Thank you so much for family news. I'm very excited to have just received my first package overseas. It makes me miss home even more, but I really enjoy reading them. I'm blessed to have a great family."
- February, 2009


"Family news is interesting to read and I enjoy reading what everybody else is up to."
- January, 2009


"Good job on the new calendar and address book formats. I like them in PDF."
- January, 2009


"I am much more proficient at PDF than Word. We don't have the current version of Word at home, and the Adobe software and updates are free.  Please continue sending PDF documents."
- January, 2009


"I especially enjoyed the recipes and "Magical Moments" in family news. It brought back good memories. So glad we're all staying connected."
- January, 2009


"This newsletter is quite beautiful. And yes, the PDF format is very common these days and is easier to open when there are lots of photos and graphics. Great idea to migrate the family to PDF. Nice job overall."
- December, 2008


"Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! I was finally able to open the PDF files and catch-up on our family newsletters. I feel like one of the group again. Being away from my family during Christmas, this really makes my day. I am so glad we are doing this."
- December, 2008


"Thank you for including so many of our November pictures in family news. That was a special reunion for us, and I'm happy to share it with the rest of the family."
- December, 2008


"During this traditional time of year to reflect on our many blessings, I want to thank everyone who works on our family news. You have all done a beautiful job. I am pleased to support these endeavors, and I am very proud my children choose to be actively involved."
- November, 2008


"My husband was real surprised to find me in the kitchen with a recipe. My family loved my mother's chicken casserole. Thank you for getting and publishing her recipe."
- October, 2008


"Thanks for the emails. We enjoy them."
- June, 2008


"I enjoyed the newsletter. Interesting reading."
- June, 2008


"Loved the newsletter!!!!!"
- May, 2008


"This type connecting process for any family will take time to catch on, and for many to input regularly. Most of us are complete strangers. Thank you for the efforts. We all need an endless supply of the gifts of patience, and time. My children and I will participate whenever possible. Hopefully there will be the ability to incorporate photo rolls and video clips. Watch out Funniest Home Video. Keep up your good work for all of us."
-  May, 2008


"Great job. Thanks for sending a family calendar. This will help me keep my grandchildren's birthdays straight."
- May, 2008


"This is great!"
- May, 2008


"Awesome job on the family news! Please, let's all keep this going. Again, Great Job!"
- May, 2008


"Thanks so much for the email. Thanks especially for the special birthday section. It made me feel part of my Mom's special day."
- April 14, 2008

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