Category Archives: Organization

Research Update

kst1969   March 9, 2011   Comments Off on Research Update

I haven’t been doing much research lately but I have been working on my photos and getting them organized.  I took the size of my photos directories from over 350GB to about 30GB!   I used the program Visipics to help me delete all of my duplicate photos.  I have also been organizing all of my other digital files and I… Read more »

Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

kst1969   January 21, 2011   Comments Off on Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

Well my weekly update is actually an update after two weeks but what’s a week between friends and family! The stats on my website haven’t changed much in the past two weeks. I have added several updates to the blog and I have been working on the January Getting Organized Checklist from DearMYRTLE! I am slowly getting through the January… Read more »

Data Security and Backups

kst1969   January 5, 2011   Comments Off on Data Security and Backups

With the beginning of the new year it is a good time to think about securing our data and backing up to offsite locations.  The blogs at geneablogs as well as most online sites are full of horror stories of people loosing all their data to a harddrive crash!  I have recently started using a dropbox account to keep a… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History: Week #1 – New Year’s Memories

kst1969   January 2, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History: Week #1 – New Year’s Memories

Week 1: Did your family have any New Year’s traditions? How was the New Year celebrated during your childhood? Have you kept these traditions in the present day?! This challenge runs from Saturday, January 1, 2011 through Friday, January 7, 2011. We didn’t have a lot of New Year’s traditions when I was growing up.  I do remember watching the… Read more »

Welcome to the updates mailing list for 2009!

kst1969   February 8, 2009   Comments Off on Welcome to the updates mailing list for 2009!

Welcome to the updates mailing list for 2009! I have been busy for the past several days getting some new genealogy stuff added to the website! I have been doing some research on Ancestry and I found a lot of photos in January for my Barnes Line. I also spent some time at the library this month and found a… Read more »