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A Few Out of the Ordinary Suggestions for Your Czech Genealogy Bookshelf If your love of all things Czech is anywhere near as deep as mine, or perhaps even deeper if that is possib[...]
Genealogy Tip o’ the Day: Don’t forget the pets! Dogs, fish, gerbils, parakeets, ferrets, ducks, rabbits, and more.  We’ve had them all at one time or another in our household.  So[...]
Genealogy Tip O’ the Day: The Trouble with (and Magnificence of) Memories Have you ever found yourself tricked by your own memories? As a genealogist and our family’s resident hist[...]
Genealogy Tip O’ the Day – The Case for Being Impulsive. I guess I should begin this genealogy tip with a caution that I said ‘impulsive’ not ‘repulsive’! 🙂 I know we cannot always[...]
Genealogy Tip O’ Today: Sleuthing Old Photographs “Don’t be a quitter!” I don’t remember how many times I heard this advice as a youngster from some member of my family. Now, decad[...]
Springtime is the Perfect Time to Prepare Your Genealogy Garden   Springtime is a wonderful time! The snows are finally gone (at least in most places), the days are getting longer,[...]
Czech Genealogy: Surnames and Home Villages – An Unusual Suspect I know only too well the frustration of working on your genealogy while having no idea what the home village is of [...]
Genealogy Tip: It’s important to know your sources’ points of view in genealogy In the age of the Internet we have all come to the realization of the importance of know[...]
DIY Genealogy Gift Ideas: How to be a hero to your favorite genealogy fan. Challenge: What to get your resident, or favorite, genealogy and family history fan? Especially if you ha[...]
Genealogy Tips and Hints: A List of Lessons from Going ‘Round the World Many years ago I was blessed to spend a semester of my life on a ship going around the world and studying at[...]