Getting Started with Jewish Genealogy Workshop

Imagine my surprise and excitement when I learned that there was an interest in getting me to speak about Jewish Genealogy at the Ohio History Connection in Columbus, Ohio. When I was first getting my feet wet as a genealogist I attended several classes there that were offered in conjunction with the Franklin County (Ohio) … Continue reading Getting Started with Jewish Genealogy Workshop

2016: A Year of Crossing Things Off My To-Do List

For those of you who don't know me very well, I'm a bit of an over-achiever. I like that feeling of saying, "YES" to new experiences and helping others accomplish things. The problem with this? Well it sure doesn't leave much breathing room for life. So 2016 became the year of me crossing things off … Continue reading 2016: A Year of Crossing Things Off My To-Do List

My First Periscope: All About Genealogy Education

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

A Great Opportunity to Expand Your Genealogy Education

Today starts a great sale for a year-long subscription to the monthly magazine, Going In-Depth. The normal price is $35 per year, but for the next week we will be offering it for $25 with coupon code Thankful15. This sale is valid until December 4th. Each issue includes 8-12 articles from the excellent writers at The In-Depth Genealogist. Our columns over the past three … Continue reading A Great Opportunity to Expand Your Genealogy Education

Counting Down to FGS/RootsTech

I can hardly believe that in one month I'll be presenting at my first National Genealogy Conference!  I am very excited for this wonderful opportunity to see old and new friends from all around the world. I can't decide if I'm more excited about speaking at this level or finally getting the chance to be in Salt Lake … Continue reading Counting Down to FGS/RootsTech