The social aspect of attending the conference of the National Genealogical Society (NGS) for me was definitely meeting IRL (in real life) many of the friends who I've know on Facebook and other online forums for several years. Here's a few of the pals I met up with in St. Charles, MO last week!
|With Barbara Mathews|
|Judi Cook and Linda Conroy from LLCGS|
|With Judy Russell, one of my "Rock Stars"|
|With Scott Stewart - an amazing photographer!|
|Some of my dearest friends!|
Susan Clark http://nolichuckyroots.blogspot.com/
Diana Ritchie: http://randomrelatives.blogspot.com/
Linda McCauley: http://lfmccauley.com/blog/
|More Dear Friends!|
Jenna Mills: http://www.desperatelyseekingsurnames.com/
Kathleen Brandt: http://a3genealogy.com
|Another of my Genealogy Gems!|
Lisa Louise Cooke: http://lisalouisecooke.com/
|Karen Krugman - http://genealogyframeofmind.blogspot.com/|
|Janet Hovorka http://thechartchick.blogspot.com/|
|Allison Stacy and Diane Haddad of Family Tree Magazine|
|James Beidler: http://jamesmbeidler.com/|
|Kathryn Lake Hogan|
Oh, how I love this woman's laugh!
|Some of the Nebraska folks:|
Me, Mary Campbell, Robbi Ryan, Donna Thomas
|Dear Friends from "back home" in Nebraska|
Martha Grenzeback and Nancy Archdekin
|With Martha G and Nancy A! - my Omaha buds!|
|The AMAZING Crista Cowan|
The Barefoot Genealogist from Ancestry.com
Oh, how we connect with those Chicago bands from the 60s!
|Definitely one of my fave selfies of the week!|
With my Genealogy BFFs!
Diana Ritchie http://randomrelatives.blogspot.com/
Jenna Mills http://www.desperatelyseekingsurnames.com/
|The Lovely Jen Baldwin|
Who Wears the Pants in YOUR family?
|Julie Cahill Tarr|