My Hackney Family Name

I started trying to track down my daddy’s name a week ago using Ancestry.com and their FREE trial membership.┬áIn that week, I have 368 years of our family name traced back to London, England near the area where Hackney’s began. My results from my DNA test came in this week and I was excited. No big surprises with my name, Hackney and my DNA results. I am 91% from England. It made me feel secure that my parents didn’t get the wrong child at the hospital that my DNA test said I was pretty much a thoroughbred at 91% Hackney….

I am many things

  My husband always talks about how he is many things. It hit me that I too can’t define myself as just one thing. I love so many different types of crafts, so many different hobbies and typically my mind can’t focus on one thing enough that I don’t have projects half finished laying about. I love my life. I love my husband. I love our little house and our memories that we have been blessed to make over the years we have been together. I say all the time that I will be so mad if we don’t get…