Scrap about a family member who was an adventurer. [They did not have to participate in the California gold rush.] It takes a certain type of individual to leave family and friends behind and rush off to an uncertain future, but look hard enough and you will find one of those types in your family, I am sure of it.
Here is a page starter gift for you to help you get started, just click the preview to go to my store.
Here are the previews and some layouts from my Creative Team to provide inspiration. You will notice that the subject of many of the layouts is NOT about the gold rush; this a very versatile collection.