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In Genealogy Skip the Heavy Hand and Opt for the Lighter Touch Almost everyone I encounter who has a determined love of genealogy and family history, at one point or another, comme[...]
Three Easy Tips to Attract More Family Members to the Passion We Call Genealogy One of the most frequently genealogy questions I get asked, after being asked to explain the concept[...]
Welcome back!  I am Scott Phillips of Onward To Our Past® genealogy services and this is the third in my series of four articles titled “Scott’s Tips for the ‘Real World’ Family Hi[...]
Scott’s Continuing “Real World” Tips for Genealogists/Family Historians: Second in the Series Hi everyone!  This is edition number two of my four-part series on my ‘Real World’ tip[...]
We all love to get tips on how to be better, more effective, efficient, etc. This is sure true for me when I am doing my genealogy and family history work.  Unfortunately, I have f[...]
Good day to all!  I hope you are all enjoying the craziness that is March weather.  We went from the 50s to the teens with 12 inches of snow and soon back up to the 40s now.  Ah we[...]
Scott’s Seven Simple Steps to Genealogy Society Success!   Almost everyone I know who is into genealogy belongs to at least one Genealogy Society.  If you are a genealogy aficionad[...]
Hello all! I have been reading several genealogy articles, blogs, websites, magazines, etc. on a variety of topics. While most are very good and very well written, I am struck by o[...]
Happy Sunday morning everyone! With the power of the Internet all around us, all the time, I wanted to suggest that we all not forget the power of a simple shout out!  After all, g[...]
Hi all! I have decided to use an online library catalog system for my genealogy reference and research books. After looking at several of the options, I decided to use LibraryThing[...]