Author Archives: kst1969

I’m Back

kst1969   August 31, 2015   Comments Off on I’m Back
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After a few weeks off from my blog, I have started redesigning my website and I am getting back into my genealogy research. I am doing a genealogy do-over as is frequently discussed on Geneabloggers.  I have started using a new software program for my genealogy research:  Family Historian.  It allows me to search from within the software and to… Read more »

THE FAMILY HISTORY CONFERENCE OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS 2015

kst1969   March 22, 2015   Comments Off on THE FAMILY HISTORY CONFERENCE OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS 2015

THE SIXTH ANNUAL FAMILY HISTORY CONFERENCE OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS will be held on Saturday, 16 April 2016. The GatherYourFamily Genealogy Conference held each year in April in Springdale has been renamed the Family History Conference of Northwest Arkansas.  I go to this event every year and I have presented classes for the past two years.  I am planning to present… Read more »

Genealogy Do-Over: Fallen off the Wagon

kst1969   February 23, 2015   Comments Off on Genealogy Do-Over: Fallen off the Wagon

Well I have fallen off the genealogy do-over wagon over the last few weeks. As some of you know my dad was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer in mid January so my life had been pretty focused on him and his treatment for the past few weeks. In fact I am writing this post from a hospital waiting room… Read more »

Genealogy Do-Over 2015: Setting Previous Research Aside and Preparing to Research

kst1969   January 5, 2015   Comments Off on Genealogy Do-Over 2015: Setting Previous Research Aside and Preparing to Research

It is time for the first week of the Genealogy Do-Over! YEAH!! I am starting the year off right! Setting Previous Research Aside Since my previous research is pretty much scattered everywhere this part is actually going to be pretty easy for me! (At least one part is going to be easy!) The hard part for me is going to… Read more »

Genealogy Do-Over 2015: Slow Down, You Move Too Fast!

kst1969   January 4, 2015   Comments Off on Genealogy Do-Over 2015: Slow Down, You Move Too Fast!

I have to admit it: I have been jumping ahead on the Genealogy Do-Over! I was trying to setup my entire system in a week and trying to get everything for the next thirteen weeks done before the first week even officially began! Then, Thomas posted his “Slow Down, You Move Too Fast!” Post and I began trying to slow… Read more »

Genealogy Do-Over: A New Journey of Genealogical Discovery

kst1969   January 4, 2015   Comments Off on Genealogy Do-Over: A New Journey of Genealogical Discovery

I am joining Thomas MacEntee’s Genealogy Do-Over. Thomas first posted about the genealogy do-over on December 15, 2014 and I have been considering it since that post. As of today, I am committing to joining the Genealogy Do-Over and giving myself that permission to START OVER! Here is the short summary of Genealogy Do-Over: I set aside everything* related to my… Read more »