Tomorrow as families and friends gather to celebrate Thanksgiving, reminisce about the past, and make new memories, it is a perfect time to sneak in a little family history.
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If you are looking for a fun and easy way to get the conversation started, download a set of free place cards it calls “10 Questions to Bring the Family Together.”
Ancestry has created a special landing page on its site entitled Thanksgiving Memories: “Capture old memories. Make new ones.”
Make the holiday season even more special with a few fun and easy ideas to bring your family together. They’re a great way to spend valuable time together and a chance to record precious memories new and old.”
|Image credit: Ancestry.com
The questions are interesting and “open-ended” so they are designed to engage. For example:
- What were your favorite songs, books, or movies when you were young?
- Why did your parents give you your name?
- What did you do for fun when you were a child? A teenager?
You get the idea. Once everyone, answers their question, Use the Ancestry App to take pictures and record the stories!
You now have a foundation to start writing a family history. If you want to keep the momentum going, now is the perfect time to take advantage of the discount to sign up for one of the courses offered on my new online course site, Research, Write, Connect.
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