Category Archives: American Revolution

5 Facts About Independence Day

Independence Day!  The Fourth of July!  It’s here. Why not spend a few moments with your kids teaching them some facts about this all important American holiday? It is vital that parents spend time educating their children about our country’s … Continue reading

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Forget the Fourth of July

That is what most people do. Ok, they don’t forget to have picnics, take the day off work, drink adult beverages, run in races, and watch fireworks.  No one forgets it is a holiday–a time to relax and have fun. But … Continue reading

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Snow, Mud and Blood at Valley Forge

Walking back to a hotel in Omaha recently we were assaulted by strong winds and icy snow.  The temperature dropped quickly and we were trying to hurry back to get warm.  Even though I was wearing adequate clothing for the conditions, I was … Continue reading

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