Tag: George Washington

AMERICAN LEGENDS: George Washington

August 18, 2020 Since I’ve been sharing legends on/about George Washington the last couple of weeks, today I thought I’d share some facts about him. It only seems appropriate. Most of the info comes from Mountvernon.com So, here we go. Hope you enjoy! first… Continue Reading “AMERICAN LEGENDS: George Washington”

American Legend: George Washington (2)

July 28, 2020 American Legend: George Washington“Judicious George” and “Here!” Today’s stories come from American Folklore and Legend by Reader’s Digest. I picked two because they are short. At times, it seems, it is hard to separate the man from the myth. For this… Continue Reading “American Legend: George Washington (2)”

AMERICAN LEGENDS: George Washington

July 21, 2020 This story comes from the book American Folklore and Legend by Reader’s Digest. It is an old book, published in 1978. I used it as part of my son’s homeschooling curriculum… this story appeared 100 years after the war. George Washington,… Continue Reading “AMERICAN LEGENDS: George Washington”

WASHINGTON MONUMENT STATE PARK

July 16, 2020 The other day, we drove up to Washington Monument State Park, so I could take some pictures and get a feel for the place. Next year, we are having our family reunion there. Here are some photos I took… Washington Monument… Continue Reading “WASHINGTON MONUMENT STATE PARK”

Necessary

May 17, 2020 Mt. Vernon – George Washington’s Historic Home… Today, I wanted to show you some photos I took when I went to Mount Vernon with my son a few years ago. I also wanted to share my thoughts with you today… I’m… Continue Reading “Necessary”