It’s National Grandparents Day! Celebrate and do something Grand today. Take time out and engage with another generation to discover and celebrate your family history.
Here are 4 Activities to do with the Grandparents, today or any day!
Catastrophic fires are raging here in the west, while hurricanes barrel toward the gulf coast. In the news, daily stories of families who’ve lost everything, including irreplaceable family photos and keepsakes.
If disaster strikes, are you ready
with a plan to save your family...
Trying to avoid public places and coronavirus? When you take a break for working on your genealogy, there are a variety of great genealogy shows to chose to stream right now. All educational, inspirational, and entertaining!
I took an informal poll in my Family History...
For me, working from home is not the new normal. I've spent the majority of my career working from a home office in some capacity. For the past three years, I've exclusively worked from home, alone, and on an island. In a sense, I've been practicing self-distancing for years.
Sure there are some...
Researching your family history is an exciting journey. With DNA test kits and genealogical websites housing billions of searchable records, it’s never been easier to begin. But if you embark unprepared, rookie mistakes can lead to wrong turns, and suddenly your journey is a bad trip.
Are you dealing with school closures and anxious kids? A solution might be in your past. Family history isn't just educational, it has powerful emotional benefits for children.
When I'm not doing genealogy or talking about genealogy, you can find me watching genealogy on TV! Here are eight of my favorite binge-worthy genealogy shows and why you should watch them. Tune-in for tips and inspiration.
Using records and DNA, Henry Louis Gates Jr....
I surveyed hundreds of genealogists and family historians to find their favorite products and services. The essential must haves, and the things that make their research and life just a tiny bit easier.
The following products are the perfect combo of brilliant, practical and some are...
My client grew up hearing she was a Mayflower descendent. They had a framed family tree, but no documentation. I researched her roots, and it turns out the story was TRUE!
I confirmed her lineage to these six Mayflower passengers: