This web site was officially launched when Hans and Jessie celebrated their golden anniversary in December 1997.
The Christmas-New Year holiday season was a happy and busy one for all the family, with highlights including the traditional gathering at "Quiet Waters".
Shortly after most of the younger family had left to go back to work or school, Jessie's health took a dramatic turn for the worse.
At that point, adding to the web site was relegated to low priority.
|Now that things are going better again, we've gathered up several bits and pieces of news from the year so far - take your pick from the list on the right!|