Unlock family stories with a game that brings generations together.
Every Conversation Card deck includes thought provoking questions that make it easy and fun to learn about your family history.
Welcome to Root & Seed
A community space for discovering unique family stories. Listen, learn and share. Together, we can protect the richness of our heritage by connecting our family’s past, present and future.
Turn your conversations into keepsakes
Every card links to our online tool that unlocks additional questions and helps record the conversations for safekeeping and celebration.
Preserve your family's unique traditions, tales, and recipes with a game that creates meaningful intergenerational conversations.
It's never too early to capture your loved one's story. Get all the details and preserve their legacy for generations to come.
Our origin story.
Root & Seed was born of the collaboration between Anika and Jenn, two women with completely different cultural backgrounds and discovery journeys.
Listen: delve into cultural inspiration.
Culture and family heritage isn’t all sunshine and roses but it can fill you up, give you pleasure, and take you back while inspiring you forward. Join us for a modern conversation on a traditional subject.
We’re on a journey to rediscover our cultures and ensure they live on for future generations. We hope to inspire you to do the same.
Your family’s stories in your own voices.
Root & Seed protects your family heritage by collecting your stories in one place. Playful prompts help spark conversations of the past, present and future.
Let our community inspire your journey.
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Recording Conversations with People in Our Lives
Chris Burnett believes everyone has a narrative worth telling. He provides encouragement and a guide to chat with your loved ones about their life and your relationship.
Perfect Pairing Gift Guide
We are excited to release our very first Root & Seed Perfect Pairing list. Consider this your ultimate 2023 Gift Guide.
Explore your past. Inspire your future.
Root & Seed is a safe space for the discovery of family stories. We aren’t arbiters of culture, but we do love learning about the uniqueness of each other’s heritage.
Culture is our stories, our mannerisms, our recipes and family traditions. These are the things we want to cherish in our family capsule.
A game built for all the generations to play together. Cards for the elders, a digital tool for the kids… and no download required.
The perfect family icebreaker: Get the answers you’ve always wanted, learn things you never knew, and build new memories!
Preserve your stories for generations to come in a private family library. Download or share your memories on your terms.