Relatives Genealogical Software

As your family grows and you welcome new members it can be important to remember where they came from. The problem is keeping track all those branches in root to the family tree. RELATIVES is a simple to use program that will help you visualize your family tree as far back as you want. With […]

The at-home DNA test craze is putting us all at risk

– I’ve always wanted to take one of these at home DNA tests ’cause I wanna learn more about my family’s background and they’re super cheap so I figured why not? – And I have no interest in these tests. I think it’s really creepy for some company to have my private DNA. Either way […]

AncestryDNA | Learn more about AncestryDNA’s Matches | Ancestry

Take an AncestryDNA test and join millions of others in the world’s largest DNA database. Our DNA matches will find you new relatives and tell you how closely you’re related so you can share what you know to grow your family story. All that from spitting in a tube. Order your kit today at

* Parallel and Cross Cousins Explained

Some families divide first cousins into two groups : Parallel and Cross. Let’s focus on you for a second to make this easier to think about. Now, your father’s brother’s children and your mother’s sister’s children are your parallel cousins. That’s when the sex of your parent matches the sex of their sibling. The sex […]

Cousins Explained

What is a cousin? Well, Cussin’ is when you say bad words that will cause gosh to send you down to heck. But there won’t be any of that in this episode, no no no. We’re talking about cousins, so don’t worry, Mom. Now, my mom is not my cousin, but she does have cousins. […]