Old family Photos – I love them


Old family photographs are a treasured part of any family.  Many times – families will find photographs with no labels or names identified who is who?  We all have a story to tell and the Photo above was taken in 1964.  The five adults standing together are my family.  My Mother is on the far right side, and they are all standing in birth order. From left to right is Aunt Mary , then is Uncle Al, then Uncle Ed, Aunt Julie and my beautiful Mom – Catherine.  All of my Mom’s siblings have past away, and she is only one left still living. The photograph was taken on the day of my Grandmother’s funeral, they were standing in Aunt Mary’s backyard in Covina, California.

Not all photographs are the same, some will be worth keeping and others you may not be interested in. My blog is usually about fashion, style, protocol and etiquette, but sometimes I like to write about family. So please bear with me in this endeavor.

You’ve found a box of old photographs in the garage or shed, be a good friend and share them with your family. Above is my immediate family from 1981. My Mom and Dad and two brothers, the day was January 10, 1981.  I was young, naive 23 year old bride taking the last of the single pictures in my backyard. Everyone looks good, and now think my parents in the picture were younger than I am now. Here’s to the Zagers of 1981.

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About Poisematters

Lori is a recognized Protocol and Etiquette expert who received her training in 1997 from The Protocol School of Washington. Lori is certified and trained in International and Corporate Protocol and Etiquette instruction. Lori began her career with the Disneyland Resort in 1975 and has over 37 years of service with Walt Disney Parks & Resorts. In 2001, Lori Dominguez received the Orange County Tourism Council's Service Excellence award in the area of accommodations (Hotels). Lori continues teaching workshops on Protocol & Etiquette to local schools in Southern California including Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Long Beach and Cal Poly Pomona and Chapman University. She enjoys Fashion, Blogging, raising puppies, loves Social Media and Travel. Her family includes two grown sons; a husband who is a Football Coach; and one very spoiled Bernese Mountain Dog. When she is not working you can find her traveling to exotic designations with her handsome Hubby.
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One Response to Old family Photos – I love them

  1. stilishbabe says:

    what a nice family you have!

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