“America Will Never Forget Their Sacrifices”

The following is taken from The American Patriot’s Almanac by William J. Bennett and John T.E. Cribb Memorial Day, the last Monday of May, is the day we honor Americans who gave their lives in military service. This holiday was originally called Decoration Day and honored soldiers who had died during the Civil War. Immediately after theContinue reading ““America Will Never Forget Their Sacrifices””

This Summer’s Reading List

Summer’s approaching and that means… book fever! Yes, it’s time to dust off those books you’ve been meaning to read for so long, pull out those books you received for Christmas last year, open them up and start reading. I always say that no one is too busy to read. If you’re saying that, thenContinue reading “This Summer’s Reading List”

George and Walt

There are two historical figures that I have great admiration for, but for different reasons. Reading their biographies over the past year has been a wonderful eye-opener to me. The first one I want to share with you is Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow. Chernow does a superb job at bringing this dusty historical heroContinue reading “George and Walt”