Values storying is...

...passing down values from one generation to the next through the stories we tell and re-tell

Another Cup of Coffee

A survey I’m conducting overwhelmingly lists busyness as the biggest hindrance to our sharing our life stories. Time for another cup of coffee with my mama. …read more    

How Do You Make Them Listen?

I had just completed a message to a church group about family, story, and legacy. Afterward, a man made a simple statement and asked a poignant question: “I want to pass down my stories. But how do you make them listen?” The post How Do You Make Them Listen? appeared first on Family Story Legacy. […]

Abboism #38: Good Honk Irene

Abboism #38: Good honk Irene – a good ol’ Southern colloquialism expressing exasperation. The post Abboism #38: Good Honk Irene appeared first on Family Story Legacy. …read more Category: Abboism, Southern vernacular, exasperation, Southern colloquilism, southern vernacular     

2014 Ainsworth Family Olympics (& Why They Should Matter to You)

I believe the Ainsworth Family Olympics should matter to you, even if you are not one of the Ainsworth gang by blood or by marriage. The post 2014 Ainsworth Family Olympics (& Why They Should Matter to You) appeared first on Family Story Legacy. …read more Category: family, Lines in the Gravel, Ainsworth family, competitive […]