Author: Amira Hemme

Keeping memories alive is very important in order to pass along family history.  Do you wonder how to organize a lifetime of photos and memorabilia?  Read this blog to get three great ideas!   I spent much of Spring Break retrieving the memories of my father-in-law and...

Do you have old photo albums with sticky pages?  Sometimes the pictures pop right off or the pages are no longer sticky, and the pictures slide off.  But in many cases the pictures are completely stuck.  Here are some ideas of how to work with...

A resolution that would yield a huge return on your investment of photo organizing for years and generations to come is digitizing your photo collection. Digitizing the photos makes them accessible to friends and family.  You could uploaded the images to a shared cloud service to...

What could be a better gift than reliving good memories?  It could be memories from the previous year or memories of a lifetime or even memories of a specific vacation. These are my favorite gifts: Calendars I found that a great way to relive the previous year and...

  There are many reasons to scan entire albums rather than take the pictures out and scan the photos individually.  I will concentrate on the top three reasons. Photo Albums and Scrapbooks convey more than just the pictures on the page.  They tell the more complete story...

Do you have photos everywhere?  Has your mom or your aunt passed along her photos to you, to add to your collection?  Are you overwhelmed?  Find out the answers to these and other questions during Save Your Photos Month! Step One The first step in getting order...

What better way to preserve summer memories than to create a photo book.  The photo book could then be shared with everyone! Gathering Memories When my kids were little, they spent two weeks with their cousins at my parents’ house in upstate New York.  We called it...