Unlock family stories with a game that brings generations together.
Every Conversation Card deck includes 68 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
Take your recordings and turn them into something you can keep forever.
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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7 Secrets to Leading A Great Conversation
You don’t need to be a professional interviewer, journalist or memorialist to inspire conversations that mean something. Keep these 7 tips in mind as you discover your family stories, and your results will be more fruitful.
The Therapeutic Importance of Closing Rituals
Getting into family stories can be full of excitement or heaviness. We share some examples of closing rituals for after a Root & Seed conversation.
All Hail The Kinkeeper (and FTLOG, get them a cocktail)
Let’s ease the mental load of the people who keep our families together.
5 Must Read Comic Books By Indigenous Writers And Artists
Add these powerful family and cultural stories to your bookshelves.
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.