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If Moms Scrapbook, What do Dads Do?

This entry is part 39 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 39 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsHere’s another post from my dissertation. If mothers do motherhood through scrapbooking, do fathers also do fatherhood by their very absence from scrapbooking? What I find is that … Continue reading

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Invisible Motherhood

This entry is part 38 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 38 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsHere’s another post from my dissertation. I was pregnant for the first and only time while conducting my interviews for my dissertation. Scratch that. I was visibly pregnant … Continue reading

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Why Scrapbook

This entry is part 37 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 37 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEvery other Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. There are contradictory messages among scrapbookers and scrapbook industry workers. Today, I will address two of these messages. … Continue reading

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Why do Moms Scrapbook?

This entry is part 36 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 36 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsHere’s another post from my dissertation. It should surprise no one that pregnant women and new moms (and not-so-new moms) take up scrapbooking in larger numbers than child-free … Continue reading

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Recording New Family Relationships and Additions in Scrapbooks

This entry is part 35 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 35 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEvery other Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Scrapbooks are about current family relationships, past family relationships, and new family relationships. In the case of weddings … Continue reading

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Documenting Sometimes Challenging Family Relationships in Scrapbooks

This entry is part 33 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 33 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEvery other Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Doing family via scrapbooks is not just documenting that a familial relationship exists, but capturing the essence of … Continue reading

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