Where I am From Challenge

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I am from the land of tall mountains and towering pine trees.

I am from bicycle ramps, skidding, and skinned knees. 

I am from rays of sunshine and sweet smelling sagebrush. 

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Old Photos 101!

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Photos can aid you in your research by identifying the persons in them, what they are wearing, and when it was likely taken and sometimes the location as well.  In order to be effective at using old photos for clues or identifying people, it helps to have a grasp on the different types of photographs used as […]

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9 Gift Ideas For Genealogists

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This is always my favorite topic. I bet you can guess why. I wrote this in hopes to help those who are less genealogical incline find the perfect gift for the person in their lives that is addicted to genealogy. Whether this might be your brother, sister, parent, or better half. 1. A membership to […]

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Genealogy in 15 minutes a day. 

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It’s sometimes easy with our hectic schedules and lives to put our genealogy research on the back burner. I know that I myself did this for several years in a row before I decided to make time for it. There are things that you can work on even if you only have 15 minutes. And […]

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An Introduction


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This site is new and as it grows I will be adding many articles on the subject of genealogy.  I do plan on offering either vlogs, live training, or pre-recorded videos in the future as well. Why should you read my posts? The quick answer is you should read them because you want to and […]

November 26, 2017

Old Photos 101!


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Photos can aid you in your research by identifying the persons in them, what they are wearing, and when it was likely taken and sometimes the location as well.  In order to be effective at using old photos for clues or identifying people, it helps to have a grasp on the different types of photographs used as […]

January 17, 2018

Top 7 2018 Genealogy Resolutions!


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Here we are on the cusp of a bright and shiny new year! This is the perfect time to start anew. For many of us genealogists, this might mean putting away what didn’t serve us and finding new approaches, tackling that long put off project, or learning some new skills. 1. Write that family history (or […]

December 30, 2017