3 Reasons to Study Genealogy With Your Kids: Guest Post

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Hey guys!

I just wanted to let you all know that my latest post for My Joy-Filled Life is now live!

If you’re not familiar with My Joy-Filled Life, it’s a blog mainly for homeschooling families.  While we don’t yet consider ourselves a homeschooling family (simply because A is only a year old), it’s something we’re really excited about doing in the future. 

Both my husband and I love to learn, and would love to teach our son to enjoy learning just as much.

My husband has always enjoyed learning about history.  As for me, I found it to be a dull subject all through high school.  When I got to college, however, I had a teacher that focused on teaching historic events from the perspective of those who were actually there.

From there on out, the events I found so dull took on a new life.  They were vivid, exciting.  They mattered to me. And, possibly most importantly, I started to understand how those events in the past affected the present.

That’s just one reason why genealogy is a great thing to study with your kids.  In this post, I talk about two more, as well as tips on how to get started (because it can be super overwhelming when you first start!)

Read it here: 3 Reasons To Study Genealogy With Your Kids (And How To Get Started)

Great idea! Maybe this will be my New Year's resolution - to learn genealogy with the kids :)

About The Author

Leah Everly

We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post.

Leah is a mom, a wife, and a blogger who loves to read and (occasionally) exercise in her spare time. She lives in Utah with her family and has never met a cookie she didn’t like (well – almost never :))