Recent Articles by Amy Choate-Nielsen
Published: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 11:11 pm MST
A recent trip to the urgent care doctor's office got my daughter thinking about life, death — and family history.
Published: Saturday, January 17, 2015 11:26 am MST
My path along motherhood is full of mistakes — but I'd like for my kids not to remember any of them.
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 5:23 pm MST
I love Christmas cards, but I'm not good at sending them. That's going to change this year.
Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 3:39 pm MST
I found something in the mess of my cluttered living room that made my day. Now I'd better get back to cleaning.
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 4:17 pm MST
My frenzied search for my great-great-great-grandmother proved fruitless — but I found an interesting story about her son.
Published: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 3:35 pm MST
Sometimes I wonder how much my relationship with my family is shaped by shared experiences and how much it's shaped by shared genes.
Published: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:25 pm MDT
Sometimes you have to write things down if you want to remember them. Your posterity will thank you.
Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 3:00 pm MDT
I thought I was allergic to grape juice, but it turns out I wasn't. I guess the same could be said for learning about my family tree.
Published: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 9:55 am MDT
Hearing the stories from my family history sometimes feels like I'm listening to a fable. It can't be true.
Published: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 4:14 pm MDT
I learned most of my parenting tricks from my mother and father, who learned them from their mother and father, and their grandparents. How many of the little things you do are quirks inherited from your family...