a workbook for writing your life story

Month: May 2017

Mother’s Day Sale!

Mother’s Day Sale!

Big news! I Lived This is 25% off on Amazon in honor of Mother’s Day 2017. Get your copy now!

We won an Independent Press Award!

We won an Independent Press Award!

Great news! I Lived This is the winner of a 2017 Independent Press Award for its interior design. We love this news. We worked hard on the inner pages of the book, so they would be just as engaging and compelling as the cover. Particular kudos […]

Look Inside the Book

Look Inside the Book

Want a peek at what’s in the book? Find out why it won an Independent Press Award for design. Here are a selection of the pages (it’s 180 pages total).

If you like what you see, buy it on Amazon now!

More about what’s inside:

Beginning with your family background, then continuing chronologically through your nineties, I Lived This has open-ended questions for each life phase, plus a collection of optional questions you can pick and choose from.

I Lived This also includes unique chapters that focus on what you want to do next in your life, as well as a page for any confidential secrets that can be opened and read many years into the future. We’ve also included pages where your family and friends can add their own notes, if you are sharing this book as a keepsake.

We’ve added quotes throughout from some of the world’s most inspiring people, and spots where you can include your photos, adding a little perspective that might prompt you to look at your own experiences in a different way.

I Lived This is a black-and-white book, 8.5 inches square, and softcover so it’s easy to write in. Every page is illustrated.

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Why We Made This Book

Why We Made This Book

Family history is important to both of us; first and foremost, we created this for our own families. Our moms were the first reviewers. But beyond just the facts and dates, behind the family trees, there’s something more important: the story of what a person […]