I had some preconception that if someone where to etch a piece of information in stone, it HAD to be correct. Why would you preserve it for eternity if it were wrong?
Listen. I’m all about technology. I run with two computers (one Mac, one PC), use the cloud, feel that I have become quite adept at online research, and am a Family Tree Maker user. And I have been, for over two decades. However, while… Continue Reading “To Tech or Not to Tech”
When I first starting working on my own family history, a lot longer ago than I care to admit, I started off with quite an accumulation of breadcrumbs that I thought were absolutely solid kernels to build on.
When I started researching our family history, online research was really just beginning to be a viable resource. The outlets were mostly through a few independent sites that I typically found via clicking travels down long and winding roads….some of those resources still exist… Continue Reading “Online Genealogy Research – Perils and Potentials”
So, as I rebuild my business to help others find their whos and whats and whys, I ask you all – what do YOU want to know?
Because the first time I went to Ireland, I felt at home, and it was familiar so much that my heart ached.
24 years ago I had the opportunity to do my junior year of high school at a sister school in Worcester, England. Bookending my time there I had a chance to visit Ireland, where I was pretty sure my ancestors came from (at the… Continue Reading “Going back to where I came from.”