Valley Forge


Certain historical places need to be seen, so you will never forget them.  Valley Forge is one of them.  Just a short distance from Philadelphia, you can find one of the most renowned aspects of the American Revolution.  The day we visited, it was during the winter and very cold.  Experiencing the site of the […]

Birthplace of the National Anthem: Fort McHenry


I have a whole new appreciation for our national anthem when I sing along at a baseball game since visiting Fort McHenry a year ago.  Not wanting to miss a history lesson opportunity, I took my son and his friend to Fort McHenry when we had visited Baltimore for a Oriole and Yankee game. When […]