About Us

After a career in publishing, I learned great stories don't have to be published to be worth preserving.  A life-long love of history, genealogy, photography and family all come come together to help you figure out the best way to play your part in preserving your family history.

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Where are your baby pictures?

My Story

When my parents passed away, I inherited boxes of belongings- photos, letters, documents.  My daughter pointed at one of the photos and asked "Who's that?" The answer was easy for me.  "That's my Aunt Velma.  I spent every Christmas as a child at her house." Memories of homemade mashed potatoes and oyster stuffing flooded back. You know, Aunt Velma!  At that moment I realized she didn't know -- and the people who could tell her won't be around forever. That's why I started Family Memories Matter.  I want to make it easy for you share your family history with the next generation.

-- Carla