Organisation and the Family Group Sheet

You know those adages that chefs never cook at home, and tradesmen tend to have a backlog of jobs needing to be done on their own home, and the like? Well... I fall into one of those kinds of categories. While my client research is scrupulously filed and organised, my own research is somewhat in disarray! Now I am intent on fixing that and my weapon of choice is the Family Group Sheet.

A typical day?

What does the life of a genealogist look like? I was asked recently what my typical day was like and I had to reply that I didn't have one. To be fair, a lot of it is spent in front of a computer with a pot of tea, but that is as typical as it gets. But it did occur to me, how do I spend my time?