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Are You Prepared for National DNA Day?

National DNA Day is April 25th so this week and next week’s blog will be dedicated to the three types of DNA tests that you can take. Then if you … Continue Reading →

March Edition of The DNA Angel Project

It’s time for the next edition of The DNA Angel Project and this month’s draw from Shop the Hound is for a Family Finder DNA kit (valued at $59.00 U.S. or $75.00 Cad) … Continue Reading →

Be A #DNA Ambassador

This week I’m spending time in Salt Lake City as an Ambassador for #RootsTech. But I’m more than a RootsTech ambassador I’m a #DNA Ambassador. What is a DNA Ambassador … Continue Reading →

@MyHeritage Has Done It Again

MyHeritage has made some additions to the DNA side of their business that has the genealogy community talking. A couple of weeks ago I told you about how they’d improved their matching … Continue Reading →

Do You Have A Genealogy Succession Plan? Part 1 – Genealogy Rewind – Getting My Poop In A Group

I’m sure most of you reading along are genealogists or genetic genealogists, scrapbookers or maybe you’re someone who hasn’t quite decided if they want to get involved in this addiction; … Continue Reading →

If You’re My Cousin Why Don’t You Answer My Email? Part Two

Now that you’ve read Part One and are sure that your message is getting through from your side.. you can only hope that your cousins are fixing their system on their side.  … Continue Reading →

If You’re My Cousin Why Don’t You Answer My Email? Part One

I don’t know how many times I’ve personally sent an email to a DNA cousin and have not received a reply. But I know it’s a lot and as you … Continue Reading →

New Tool From MyHeritage (Well New To Me)

I’m pretty sure you all know that I have BSO (Bright Shiny Object Syndrome) so you’ll understand when I say that I was working on a blog and came across … Continue Reading →

I Have To Tell You

I typically post my blog on Wednesday but there are a few things that I wanted to let you know and I couldn’t wait until them. I have a tree … Continue Reading →

Hot August DNA Sales

DNA can be a puzzle but saving on DNA isn’t a puzzle at all. August looks like a great month to purchase a DNA kit. Family Tree DNA (FTDNA) Sale … Continue Reading →