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Back to School, With Your Favorite Teachers

It’s back to school to time! For many of us, school was excruciating. But nearly everybody has a favorite teacher–some kind or wise figure who helped us turn a corner of some kind, when we were a kid. Share your story below! We’ll start: For me, I had a few favorite teachers, but the one […]

The Photo That Got Away

We talk a lot about preserving memories, but this time we want you to share the ones you never captured! We’ve all had those moments: you grab for your camera, switch it on, take your shot, realize the lens cap is still on, and the moment is gone. For one of us, it was driving […]

Holiday Photo Caption Contest

Congrats to Richard, whose post #72 wins the prize–all of his scanning charges, waived! The holidays are always full of everything–the good, the bad, and the ugly. And also, we should say, the hilarious. The photo above is from one of our employee family collections (scanned by ScanCafe, naturally). For fun, write your own funny, […]

Your Most Memorable Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving (we suppose along with Christmas) is a holiday that is perhaps uniquely enriched with a sense of the past. This year’s turkey has to get compared to last year’s, and some family member is sure to reminisce to a child at the table about what Thanksgiving was like when HE was little. It almost […]

Halloween When You Were a Kid

UPDATE: congrats to AnnMarie (comment no. 120 below), who won our grand prize! We’re waiving all scanning charges on her order. And thanks to everbody who participated–there’s some really spooky stuff in here!  Halloween has changed a lot in the last 30-40 years, and we’re interested in learning what it was like when you were […]