Gettysburg Rocks

Rock Painting is a very popular activity that both adults, children & especially families to do together.  I figured I would do something special commemorating the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.  I will probably be doing this rock painting project as I tour & hike other historical sites & national parks.  Have you … Continue reading Gettysburg Rocks


Ghost Hunters & Gettysburg

Written by: Jennifer M. Last night Syfy showed a new episode of Ghost Hunters.  If you are not familiar with this show it follows a paranormal group from the Atlantic region of the U.S.  The group is known as TAPS or The Atlantic Paranormal Society.  Yesterdays show was aired at Gettysburg, PA during the 150th Anniversary … Continue reading Ghost Hunters & Gettysburg

Gettysburg 150th

  THE JOURNEY: Our last visit to Gettysburg was way back in August 2006, during our friend's bachelorette weekend trip.  A lot has happened since then, friends have gotten married, started families, graduating college and all other events that occur in life when you are between the ages of 25 - 30.  Preparing for our … Continue reading Gettysburg 150th

Celebrating Antietam

  Starting in 2011 to 2015; the National Parks Service will be celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War.  Nonprofits and other organizations are planning countless living history and battle reenactments.   My family and I decided to remember the Battle of Antietam this year by not going to a battle reenactment.   There … Continue reading Celebrating Antietam

Smithsonian Castle

While trying to find a parking space in Washington D.C or any other city in the world you can sometime spot a photographic opportunity.  Sometime you will get the gumption to stop and take the shot and sometime you won't.  I did not have that much gumption that day since what was holding me back … Continue reading Smithsonian Castle

Cherry Blossoms

It was Easter weekend of the Cherry Blossom festival in Washington D.C and it was pact. Weather wise was warm at the high of 75 - 78 degrees.   Everyone appeared to be out and enjoying the sights and museums.  You could not have asked for a more perfect Thursday.   With children off from … Continue reading Cherry Blossoms