US History Pocket Reference

Family Tree has a special on this handy Genealogist resource, The Genealogist’s U.S. History Pocket Reference. In this book you will find resources that will help you better understand the eras in which your ancestors lived. You will also have a quick reference of historic events that your Ancestors may have been part of. My [Read On]

Smilebox Graduation special

I have been using smilebox for the last few years and absolutely love the software. Right now they are having a special on Graduation Invitations 30% off Graduation Announcements and Invites. My oldest isn’t quite there yet, only a couple more years until he graduates High school. These invites are very cute and something you [Read On]

Great Deals on your Research Tools

Finding the right tool to research your family history can sometimes be hard to find. My favorite place to get my resources and take classes is through Family Tree University and Shop Family Tree. Right now through April 10th, the editors picks are 50% off. Great time to grab what you may need for researching [Read On]

Vintage Shamrock

Here is another wonderful Vintage kit from Touched by a Butterfly-Vintage Shamrock. Some of my families roots can be traced back to Ireland/Scotland when my Akin Ancestors migrated to America in the 1700’s. I have a lot of wonderful information about the Akin family history from my Great Great Aunt Lovella, who was only a [Read On]

New Year, New Genealogy Conferences

It is that time of year, Family Tree University and RootsTech are having their annual Conferences within the next few months. There are some positive changes to both conferences. Family Tree University has 15 Virtual Classes that you can view whenever you have time. Here is more details on their classes. February 22-24, early Bird [Read On]

Genealogy Conference

I really enjoy attending Conferences, and today’s Genealogy Conference with was just as much fun as other Conferences. I met so many wonderful people and learned so much. Tonight I wanted to share a new book that one of the Instructors had written on Social Media: The Social Media Guide for Ancestral Research/Applying Web 2.0 [Read On]

Daily digi Sale

This month Touched by a Butterfly is offering a kit a day for $1.00. These kits are so cute and a great time to grab some fun designs for $1.00.  Today’s $1.00 deal is Morning Coffee Cluster Frames. Cluster frames go on any page you are creating as a frame around your favorite picture.    

Research made easier

Researching your family history can be challenging at times. When I first was learning to do research with my Grandma, it meant contacting record departments, and visiting libraries. Now you can connect almost instantly with relatives via the internet. and other sites has made sharing information much easier. You can Try FREE for 14 [Read On]

Sharing Memories, Solving Mysteries

. At 1 AM as we were putting everything away I noticed an envelope from Bubbles- Edna. She has worked very hard on the family tree from the Durbin side and has shared with everyone the same information. Or we thought. We opened it and right away there was the Obituary and copies of old [Read On]

My Memories Digital Scrapbooking Giveaway!!!!!- Closed

I am SO EXCITED to be hosting a giveaway for         My Memories Digital Scrapbooking!!!! I have used My Memories Suite Digital Scrapbooking in the past, long before I got my current laptop. Still use it occasionally on my Dinosaur desk top that runs Windows 2000, yes OLD! Between my desk top, Laptop, external hard [Read On]