Stories from A New Leaf

Stories from A New Leaf

Stories that follow people on the cusp of key life inflection points, using family history, genealogy and sometimes DNA analysis to help guide them on their journey of self‑discovery. Along the way, viewers will learn about different cultures as our featured guest uncovers new information about their family's heritage. "A New Leaf" will teach viewers the importance of appreciating and understanding their family history in order to make important decisions and enact positive changes in their lives.

Stories from A New Leaf
  • A Dedication To Dance

    College student Nadia needs to choreograph a dance audition for graduate school; she wants to incorporate her African American ancestry, but needs help with the details.

  • A Family Reunion

    Lauren Lumpkin wants her young sons to know her family's past, so Daisy Fuentes helps Lauren clear up the history surrounding her great-grandfather's adoption and discover a surprising heritage.

  • Saint's Arrival

    Wanting to share family stories with her new grandson, Saint, first-time grandmother Sylvia discover her father's African-American heritage and learns about her ancestors' lives in the years after slavery was abolished