Genealogy Thoughts

Researching family history takes some time and focus, but it is so important for as much of the family history to be gathered as possible.  It’s true, you may be the only one who seems to care at the moment, but it is still worth doing. Your family’s story matters.

Genealogy Episode Roundup!

Genealogy Episode Roundup!

A frequent topic at Hungarian Living is genealogy research, especially since we have spent so much time working on it ourselves. Below, we compiled a list of all genealogy episodes of the Hungarian Living Podcast.

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Hungarian Genealogy Series

Hungarian Genealogy Series

Researching Hungarian genealogy may have a lot twists and turns, but progress can be made! We are working on additional ways to serve you in the area of genealogy. We will be updating our offerings in Spring 2022! If you have signed up for Week 2 of our e-newsletter,...

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Genealogy Tips

Genealogy Tips

Researching your family tree is not a sprint, it is a marathon! There are so many things to uncover and discover and it really is a fun journey. And there is no time like now to start! We have gathered a few tips below to get you started. If you have been digging into...

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Hungarian Treasures

Hungarian Treasures

This was my grammar book when we lived in Hungary from August -  December, 1973. I went to school every day while we lived in Budapest for those months, but I was only in third grade so I don't recall much. I remember being very thankful that my Art and Math teacher...

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Questions to Ask … Questions to Answer

Questions to Ask … Questions to Answer

Many of us are finding we have more time to deal with things that we have not had time for before. We are spending more time at home, we are cooking more, we are renewing our love for crafts or reading, or we are finding ourselves in more conversations about life....

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Ancestry Tests and Forensic Tests

Ancestry Tests and Forensic Tests

Greetings from Kathy Molnar Guenther in Las Vegas, NV! I have an M.S. in biological sciences and worked in Forensic DNA laboratories for many years before retirement. My Dad was a Forensic Firearms specialist, so it’s in the family, too (might be genetic?) My four...

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Our Family Visit to Hungary

Our Family Visit to Hungary

After several years of saving money, in May of 2012 our family of six took a trip to Hungary. My husband was the mastermind behind the trip planning and factored in the various interests of our diverse family. His patience and research skills have always been amazing!...

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Our Family Connections in Hungary

Our Family Connections in Hungary

Many of you know we were able to go to Hungary in May 2012 as a family. What a wonderful experience! Yes, we saw the beautiful countryside. Yes, we saw amazing architecture, and, yes, we ate some incredible meals. But then there was the best part of the trip: Meet...

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Recent Posts

The Bell of Jásztelek

If you are a part of our Hungarian Living Genealogy Group on Facebook, you might remember when Laszlo (Les) Josa went to see the bell while it was in Louisiana in an antique shop. Here is what he wrote from that day in early February 2022:

Language Learning Podcast Episode Roundup!

Learning any new language is so rewarding, but it can be challenging. In this post, we present all of the podcast episodes that we’ve created about learning Hungarian for the Hungarian Living Podcast podcast. Some of these tips are relevant for any language you’re interested in learning!

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