Family – 7 Day Plan

family – 7 day plan A 7-day experiment to help your whole family enjoy making connections to the past and each other together. Additional activities can be found on the “build your own plan” page.  *A tree that goes back 4 generations and a free FamilySearch account is necessary for some activities. If you don’t […]

Recipe Gifts

Family recipes plan Recipes are one of those things that we often neglect to consider as part of our families history when in fact recipes can be some of our longest lasting traditions and leave some of the most powerful recipes. Give the gift of tradition and leave the power of legacy with this 21-day […]

Bedtime Storybook

family storybook Create your very own bedtime story book out of stories from YOUR family! Collect stories that will inspire you and make you laugh, cry, remember and connect. Every family has stories that are important and meaningful and this is a perfect way to preserve them and ensure they continue to be shared for […]

Photo Gifts

Photo gift There are endless ideas for photo gifts out there, but sometimes you just need help getting the project organized. This plan is for you if you’d like to keep the options open for several ideas, but need some help getting organized.A few ideas of things you could work on with this project: Family […]


Complement your 21day experiment with Your DNA Guide—the Book. It takes you step-by-step through the various ways of using DNA to answer questions about your origins.


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