Family History – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Family History: Professional Organizers Blog Carnival sponsored by Laura Clark Murray & Organized Assistant

Did you know that October is Family History Month?

When I found out, I reached out to my organizer peeps and asked them to share their ideas for this month’s edition of the Professional Organizers Blog Carnival. As a result, I’ve been able to assemble this great collection of blog posts on a wide range of related topics including:

  • researching your family tree
  • organizing family photos, home movies and other memorabilia
  • creating traditions and memories
  • sorting through a loved one’s belongings

I’d like to thank everyone who shared their experiences and expertise, with a special shout-out to Laura Clark Murray for sponsoring this month’s Blog Carnival.

As you read through the articles below, please take a moment to leave some comments and share your favorites on social media using the hashtags #POBC and #familyhistory. The bloggers who have an asterisk (*) next to their name are first-time participants, so be sure to give them an extra special welcome!

*Laura Clark Murray Treasure Trove or Maddening Organizational Nightmare
*Regina Sanchez What’s So Great About Memories?
Audrey Cupo Going Down Memory Lane
Chrissy Halton How to create a photo book to make memories last
Debbie Pendell 10 Reasons to Have a Family Night
Hazel Thornton Puzzling Out Your Family History
Janine Adams Tracing my roots: Why I love genealogy research
Julie Bestry The Great Mesozoic Law Office Purge of 2015: A Professional Organizer’s Family Tale
Korinne Belock Cut the Souvenir Clutter
Linda Samuels Gravy, Smoked Turkey & Gratitude
Lisa Montanaro Organizing After the Loss of a Loved One
Natalie Gallagher My Photo Library Lives On Forever…and Yours Can Too
Sabrina Quairoli Home Movie Organizing
Sarah Soboleski 10 Free Ways to Research Your Family History
Tina Blazer Preserving Family Memories
Family tree research, organizing memorabilia, creating traditions and more #familyhistory #POBCClick To Tweet

Next month’s Professional Organizers Blog Carnival will be all about Small Office / Home Office Organizing, sponsored by Wellrich Organizing. If you’ve already blogged about that topic, you can make your submission now. If you haven’t, don’t worry, because you have until Tuesday, November 10 at 11:59 PM EST.

A former professional organizer, I’m now a web designer and Certified Digital Business Consultant. I love helping others succeed by sharing the knowledge and insight I’ve gained through marketing my own business for over 15 years! When I’m away from my desk, I enjoy reading, photography, watching movies, and cooking.

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  1. I love this whole post! I was so hoping to be able to join this blog carnival and I had a few things I should have submitted. But I really want to keep using to find out about my fathers side of the family. I started but it’s really something you have to schedule time for because it’s very easy to become immersed! Thanks for the great series and I can’t wait to check it all out!

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