This weekend was a bit of a rough one for me emotionally. For a few months now I have been struggling with a difficult situation that ultimately means the end of The In-Depth Genealogist. After 6.5 years of publishing the magazine, we came to the decision that we could no longer keep our business in … Continue reading Feeling Sad
I just received notice of a wonderful sale on memberships to Legacy Family Tree Webinars! For those of you who may not be familiar, Legacy has weekly webinars on a variety of genealogy topics and while they are offered for free initially they eventually become accessible to members only. The regular price is $49.95 for … Continue reading Legacy Family Tree Webinars Sale
If you live anywhere near Fairfax, Virginia and have an interest in genealogy... you should try to attend this wonderful Spring Conference. This year I am excited to speak about Jewish genealogy! Four sessions! Friday, April 6, 2018: Four sessions on Jewish Genealogy hosted by the Fairfax Virginia Genealogical Society as part of the 2018 … Continue reading See You in Fairfax Virginia
I always say that I prefer to be busy. Until I am actually too busy to keep up with everything! Then I get stressed out and have to rethink how I use my time. This month has been a pretty busy one with several exciting things happening within a week of each other. Eek! Right … Continue reading Keeping Up With My To-Do’s
It's been nine years since my wonderful Jewish grandma, Shirley Krueger Morse passed away and July 11th would have been her 99th birthday! As sad as I get to think of her death in May 2008, it also reminds me of the joy that I found in genealogy. In a way I was able … Continue reading The Challenges of Jewish Genealogy
I am thrilled to announce that in less than a month I will be presenting "Getting Started Researching Your Jewish Ancestors" in my hometown! Yes, that's right, I will be driving up to South Bend, Indiana to share what I have learned about researching Jewish ancestors. The South Bend Area Genealogical Society and the Jewish … Continue reading Getting Started Researching Your Jewish Ancestors Coming Soon to South Bend Indiana
It's hard to believe that we're headed into fall here in the good old US of A. But it's true. The year has quite literally flown by and all I have to say is that so far it's been pretty awesome. I can't wait to see what 2016 brings to my life. In December of … Continue reading Where has August Gone?