After much ado... I chose not to attend RootsTech this year. While I'm sadly watching my friends on Twitter and Facebook sharing glimpses of the fun they are having... I must admit that I had a several good reasons to stay home this time. The first, you see, is this darling little girl that is … Continue reading Not At RootsTech and I am OK
Yesterday I finally got up the nerve to broadcast my first Periscope! It's funny how long it takes to get the background cleaned up, angle for the phone just right, and your topic organized. It's all fun once you get broadcasting, but the prep was a bit much. You see I am a bit of a … Continue reading My First Periscope: All About Genealogy Education
Over the weekend the new RootsTech 2016 app came out and I happily played with it for an hour while watching "Walking Dead". Seemed appropriate to me. *grin* There are a lot of features in the app and I thought I'd share my favorites with you. As stated in the email announcing the app, "The … Continue reading RootsTech App Now Available
Earlier this year I had the pleasure of wearing many hats at the RootsTech/FGS conference held in Salt Lake City, Utah. In fact I'd say it was a tad too many! I loved getting to present to such a wide and diverse crowd of genealogists, but I also was WORN out! Did I mention I … Continue reading I’m Going to RootsTech 2016!
Over the past few years I've been fortunate to attend a number of conferences and so when the blogging prompt for the FGS 2013 was sent out I knew that I should write. Yes, that's right... I'm going to FGS! I've managed to squeeze out a couple more vacation days for August so that … Continue reading My Packing List for FGS in Fort Wayne
After almost two weeks of stewing on my genealogy goals for 2013 I have finally narrowed it down as much as I can. Never an easy feat for me as I'm usually a bit too ambitious and make more goals than is possible to be completed. All the same, I like a good challenge! So … Continue reading Welcome 2013! It’s Time for Genealogy Goals
Here it is October and I've not checked on my goals since June! General Genealogy Goals Education 1. Attend the Ohio Genealogical Conference in Cleveland, Ohio (April 12-14). I decided not to attend this year. 2. Attend the National Family History Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio (May 9-12). Yes, I was able to go! It was a fun experience and I’m … Continue reading 2012 Goals and Progress Made