9th December 2019

The gift of family during the festive season

It’s now the festive season. A time where many experience mixed emotions. Most of us may have our Christmas wish lists at the ready, filled to […]
29th November 2019

Family history research: Get lost in records!

Records can be overwhelming when you don’t know what you’re looking for. Oftentimes, you may have no idea where to start looking, which can be confusing. […]
20th November 2019

Genealogy research: The Do’s and don’ts

‘To know one’s family is to know one’s own‘, as the saying goes. For some, immediate family may be enough, but for others, it may be […]
14th November 2019

Children: Get them into the world of genealogy

Are you all about genealogy, but your children aren’t? That’s a shame. Don’t give up hope just yet though, there might still be a way forward! […]
30th October 2019

Why hesitate to research your family tree?

I participated in a focus group a couple of months ago, and arrived half an hour before the group was scheduled to begin. I sat chatting […]
23rd October 2019

The unresolved family tree

  As part of a project at school in sixth form, I was asked to draw my family tree. At the time, I thought, great – […]
21st June 2019

Family health history: What’s the benefits?

Most of us know that our risk of disease can be reduced by eating a healthy balanced diet, exercising and not smoking. But, did you know […]
14th June 2019

Ways to keep your family history

When it comes to family history, each and every one of ours is different. It may be difficult to preserve all your family histories in one […]
7th June 2019

DNA tests: Accuracy and interpretation

Ah DNA. It doesn’t get enough credit sometimes! Or does it? In this blog we address the half-truths about taking DNA tests, what you can use […]