Best of the Month and Finale #JusJoJan

So, here we are at the end of another Just Jot It January, one of those annual things that makes my blogging life so much fun. I want to thank Linda for once again moderating and doing her usual fantastic job of coordinating. This year in particular, when she’s had enough on her mind with a sick child and all (and we all, I’m sure, hope that Alex is doing much better and will continue to improve).

This is today’s prompt:

Your prompt for JusJoJan 2019, January 31st is “your favorite thing/part/blog post of last year or last month.” Talk about what you did or discovered that gave you happiness and/or success. Have fun!

I don’t have to look far to come up with this, back to this morning: this week, I got a message through 23 and Me from one of my father’s cousins, a person I had never met, whose help in fleshing out my family tree has been invaluable, and we’re just getting started. You can read my post from earlier today to get the details.

Now, here’s Mariette Harley (who is not Mrs. James Garner) for Pacific Northwest Bell.

Now, of course, we have the Internet where we can look up virtually any phone number in the world and no longer need phone directories. Try explaining that to your local phone company, who insists on leaving them at your front door anyway…