The Pixorium Blog

Hey Mrs. Eaves, Are You My Type?

I love type.

Though most of our type is seen on the screen and not on paper nowadays, the science of type (yes, it is definitely a science and an art) remains a fascinating and fun subject.

Here are my seven favorite type-related items, in no particular order...

February 09, 2017 by Jiffy Page

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A Funny Thing About Writing My Story

A funny thing began to happen.  No longer was I just remembering and retelling.  I was starting to understand how I became the person I am today; that became the core of my journey into the past.   

December 02, 2016 by Jiffy Page

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Coming Out...

June 25, 2016 by Jiffy Page

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Summer, Family and Sharing the Stories

Summer is here!

If you’re a Southerner, school has been out since before Memorial Day and July 4th marks summer’s halfway point. On the other hand, if you’re a Northerner, the Fourth marks summer’s beginning. (Interesting, eh? I realized this dichotomy in a conversation with my friend who grew up in Memphis, whereas I was a child in New England and the Midwest.)

Regardless of your orientation, for many of us summer means family time – vacations and reunions that include visits with grandparents, cousins, aunts and uncles. Families – that often wonderful, usually stressful assortment of folks whom we love, count on and yes, drive us crazy.

July 01, 2015 by Jiffy Page

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The foresight to give hindsight

Protecting and sharing your family's old pictures is something I'm passionate about and think everyone should do. And, believe it or not, both the process and the result really can be fun, interesting and satisfying! But, why should you believe me and more importantly, why should you put preserving and sharing your old pictures and family stories at the top of your "to do" list?

September 25, 2008 by Jiffy Page

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