Colleen B. MacFarlane 

June Quotes

We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility of our future.  George Bernard Shaw
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only been successful and then for only a short while.  Albert Einstein
June Jokes:
  • What type of blood does a proofreader have?  Type O.
  • Why bare writers always cold?  They're surrounded by drafts. ​


Coming Soon:
Ivy and Audie:
A Story for Teens with Epilepsy

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Life Lessons from Lucy the Schnauzer

A fun, illustrated children’s book for ages 3 – 8. This delightful book teaches young readers about the lessons we learn from our furry, four-legged, and beloved dogs.  An interesting and heartfelt read for both the young and young at heart.

**Available in paperback and Kindle versions.**

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Listening To Her Own Voice 

Chronicles the life of Rosa Kerker, who emigrated from Switzerland in 1866. She, her mother, her father, and six siblings settled in Chaska, Minnesota.  Rosa and her family faced many hardships, including disease, the death of her sister, and Papa Kerker's split from his Catholic faith. 

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About Colleen B. Mac Farlane

I’ve been a genealogy enthusiast for several years. Born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, I’ll never forget that first day when I looked at a picture of my great grandmother, Monica, her husband, Henry, and their five children. Within one day, I was off to the races, researching my maternal side in Chaska, Minnesota.