We decided that on Saturday morning instead of leaving early like we had intended, we would stay that day and book a hotel in Roanoke, Virginia instead of driving as far as we could. We really did not want to leave! It has been so much fun exploring the places where America set its roots. … Read moreHartian Family Vacation To Williamsburg!!! (And, Um, Some Other Places.) – Saturday and Sunday.
We decided to visit the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown today. (Yorktown is where the deciding battle of the Revolution happened. It was really interesting. They have a reenactment army camp and plantation outside that was fun to walk around. Also, we were able to have one of Mom’s friends from college join us for … Read moreHartian Vacation To Williamsburg! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Friday.
We woke up at 11:00 am (which probably tells us we are doing too much at home), so we didn’t actually end up getting to Jamestown until like 1:00. 🙂 I had woken up at 10:40 something, looked at the time and thought, “Oh stink! We’re not going to get to do anything today if … Read moreHartian Vacation To Williamsburg!!!!! (And, Uh, Some Other Places.) – Wednesday.
Soooooo, We made a last minute decision to go on vacation (something that seems to happen quite a lot!) to visit Williamsburg. Huzzah! (My patriotic mood is quite strong due to the fact I brought two books about the Culper spy ring, and Mrs. Cote’s The Voice the Revolution and the Key. Also, we stopped at Barns … Read moreHartian Vacation to Williamsburg!!!! 🙂 Sunday through Tuesday.
Calling all fellow book geeks! Reading is awesome. But sadly, life doesn’t always allow you to read a book in one sitting, and we all know laying the book down open ruins the spine (plus non-book people tend to close them😔). That is where this craft comes in! Its a super fun, easy, messy craft, … Read moreBook Mark DIY