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It’s A FindmyPast FREE Weekend

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Back To School… Genealogy School That Is

Your kids or grandchildren might be back at school or going back after the weekend and that time of year still gets me thinking about taking a course. Why not signup for an upcoming Webinar from Legacy Family Tree Webinars?  There are so many to choose from like;

  • What’s Been Done: Using Someone Else’s Genealogy Research by Thomas MacEntee (Currently Free)
  • Examining Migration & Researching Migrants in the British Isles by Julie Groucher
  • 25 Simple Research Hacks Every Genealogist Should Know by Lisa Alzo

Those are just a few in September. Don’t take my word for it have a look for yourself by click HERE.  You can plan your Webinars to the end of the year. Or maybe a Webinar Membership is right for you. Then you can get educated any time of the day or night. Find out more HERE.

X Marks the Spot: Finding Your Female Ancestors Through DNA

Get a crash course on X chromosomes and mitochondrial DNA with the resources and techniques shown in this video presentation.

$39.99 US

Click HERE to learn more

Keep this cheat sheet nearby whenever you’re searching It’ll keep you from getting lost in this huge genealogy website and help you maximize your subscription dollars. Click the cheat sheet below for more information. ONLY  $9.99

Research Like A Pro

Newly released by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer

Are you stuck in your genealogical research? Wondering how to make progress on your brick wall problems? Discover the process that a professional genealogist uses to solve difficult cases. Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist’s Guide shares a step-by-step method using real-world examples, easily understood by any level of genealogist; written for the researcher ready to take their skills to the next level. Click HERE

2018 Fall Virtual Genealogy Conference Online


Jumpstart Your Genealogy Research
September 21 – 23


Find out more HERE 

I’m going to the first ever MyHeritage Live and you can too

find out more HERE

The conference will feature a keynote speech from MyHeritage Founder and CEO, Gilad Japhet, international guest speakers and lectures from senior MyHeritage staff members. There will be three tracks: genealogy, DNA, and hands-on workshops, designed to suit all levels of experience, plus plenty of opportunities to ask questions and meet other MyHeritage users.


There are a lot of reasons to create and use a bullet journal, from wanting to become more organized, to looking for a more interactive planner. Find out what a Bullet Journal is and why you need to start one. Find out what kind of journal you should have and how to go about setting one up.

Save 50% on this ebook when you use promo code Hound50. Shop now 


Take Control of Your Digital Storage

This book guides you through your ever-growing digital storage needs, from replacing or adding hard disks and SSDs to using network-attached storage (NAS) devices and cloud services. It demystifies deep-dive topics such as RAID, Apple’s new APFS filesystem, creating and resizing volumes and partitions, and disk encryption, and it offers real-world advice on freeing up disk space and choosing where data resides. 124 pages. Version 1.0.1.

Buy Take Control of Your Digital Storage


Who Let the Dogs Out? Even your dog can do DNA

Find out your dog’s breeds! Get $10 Off + Free Shipping on Mixed Breed Identification DNA Test and Life Plan! Use code: MIXB18 at


IDrive exclusive offer. Save 75% on your first year. Click HERE to sign up.




Don’t have time to do your genealogy? Let the people at LegacyTree Genealogists help you

Use our exclusive link and get $50 off your project. Click HERE 


Use your own photos to create their own memory game 

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Save 40% on Evernote Premium

Organize your work and declutter your life. With Evernote on your desktop and mobile devices, your notes are always with you and always in sync.

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Learn from real-life examples how genetic genealogy can be used to break through your thickest brick walls.



This is one of the greatest resources for your genealogy and DNA library. Get the most out of ethnicity testing with this comprehensive guide to using DNA for genealogy On sale for $19.99 reg. $29.99 Click the ad to find out more.

Protect your genealogy, protect your computer. If you’re like me your genealogy research represents hours and hours of our time. Not to mention all the documents that you’ve saved to enhance the data you’ve collected. How terrible it would be if you lost that information. I have peace of mind because I back up my computer to IDrive every day. You can too. Sign up for a one-year plan and save 25% or sign up for two-years and save 50%. Click HERE for more info.

Family Tree Magazine has a wide variety of items to help you with your research. Genealogy enthusiasts like you look to these books, articles, and courses again and again to improve their family ancestry projects. Discover why now! Click the ad below. 

Family Tree Magazine

Organize and track your genealogy work with the 75 type-and-save worksheets, charts and checklists on this CD, from the Editors of Family Tree Magazine. The Essential Family Tree Forms Library CD includes: Five-Generation Ancestor Chart Family Group Sheet Adoptive and Stepfamily Trees Record Extraction Forms Research Logs Research Checklists Photo and Heirloom Trackers and many more! Click the ad below.


 Are You Getting an Education in Genealogy?

If there are aspects of genealogy and DNA that you don’t understand you can get educated for FREE each week. Where can you do this? Well at Legacy Family Tree Webinars. Legacy Family Tree has free webinars each week that are free for an entire week after that you need to get a membership. Check out the list of upcoming free webinars.

The 2018 schedule is now out. 106 classes to choose from.

To sign up for these webinars now and get notified just before they start. Click HERE

Or get a yearly membership and watch the webinars anytime you’d like.  Click HERE


Darn You Amazon Easy Button

I have to admit that I’m becoming a bit of an Amazon junky. Their 1-click button has become my easy button and with my Prime membership, I don’t pay for Shipping. I love how I can do my Christmas shopping from my own home.

Did you know that all the DNA companies sell on Amazon… well many do.

See the DNA deals on click HERE

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I back up my entire computer every day with iDrive

IDrive Remote Backup




I love Animoto. I use it for my personal videos as well as for video I use for my business. Save 15% with the promo code YEAR15. 15% off Annual plans at Animoto

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Kenyatta Berry is one of the hosts on Genealogy Roadshow and she has written  The Family Tree ToolKit and you can pre-order on Amazon.

Stop… Is your Grammar correct?

This is one of my favorite tools.


I use my Shotbox all the time. It makes my items look like a professional took the photo

My program of choice for writing is Scrivener. You can try it for 30 days before you pay. Not 30 consecutive days but 30 days of use. That’s incredible.


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NOTE: if you’re looking for a DNA link and you don’t see it here they are permanently posted on our page; What the Hound Found as well as a few of our other favorites.

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