My Better Life

Living My Best Life and Wanting the Same for You.

Welcome to story #2 of my family tree. Today, I’m going to share with you the story of my paternal grandmother’s father’s brother  – my Great Grand Uncle, George Victor Lee who was killed in action (KIA) in The Great War. For this story you’re going to have to stretch your memory all the way back to History class, …

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On Genealogy: My Relation to the First Colonists to New France. The First Documented Marriage Between a French Settler & Native American Woman and My relation to Louis Joliet, the French Explorer I can be quite obsessive at times.  My latest past time is genealogy – I’ve been working on my family tree for years …

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Last year, the day every parent either can’t wait for or dreads happened, I became an empty nester. When my chids were just wee ones and I could barely grab a moment to myself, I had the age of 42 engrained in my mind.  “42, you just gotta stay sane until 42, after that you …

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