Turning on the Light! SLIG Days 3, 4 & 5

I bet you thought I fell down that rabbit hole in the SLIG Beginning DNA class and would never find my way back out, right?  It took me a while, but I AM back! It was like when you walk into a dark room and you kind of fumble around until you find the light switch. If...

I Fell Down the Rabbit Hole: SLIG Day Two

Just when I thought I was getting a handle on this new DNA language, I came to class for day two today, and quickly felt like Alice in Wonderland1 who fell down the rabbit hole and found a different world, only the world I’ve fallen into speaks a different language...

Delving Into DNA: SLIG Day One

I’ve got to admit. I signed up with a bit of trepidation for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy [SLIG] class, “Getting Started with Genetic Genealogy.” The fact is, I dropped out of high school chemistry two times! When it came to molecules, I struggled. So up until...