Author Archives: Forestwoodfolk

About Forestwoodfolk

Scandinavian culture, literature and traditions are close to my heart, even though I am Australian. I have Scandinavian, Frisian and Prussian/Silesian ancestry and for that reason, I feel a connection with that part of the world. I am an avid Nordic Crime fiction reader, and enjoy photography, writing and a variety of cooking and crafts, and traditional decorative art forms. Politically aware and egalitarian by nature, I have a strong environmental bent.

How To Upload Your Ancestry DNA Test Results To GEDmatch

Originally posted on Adventures In Genealogy Research: No Stone Unturned/The Wright Stuff:
The previous article in this series is How To Download Your Ancestry DNA Test Results. Now that you’ve successfully downloaded your Ancestry DNA test results file, this file…

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last time Bali

Every second Monday, I post a photo of a ‘mystery’ location, and sometimes a mystery object. I invite you to leave a comment if you think you know the location, or what the mystery object might be. If you guess … Continue reading

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Ways to Reduce Stress

“Meditation has been used in clinical settings as a method of stress and pain reduction. Meditation has also been studied specifically for its effects on stress.” With a simple string of beads, you can employ this technique as a quick pick me up through the day, allowing you to reduce stress in the most beneficial way possible. Continue reading

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