Tags » George Washington

Awesome display of foundational documents

At the Willennar Genealogy Center in Auburn, Indiana, they just set up a display of 4 documents about the foundations of our government. They’re on loan from… 481 more words

Thoughts

Thanks for coming, and don't forget to purchase some orange drink for the long ride home.

Thanks for coming, and don’t forget to purchase some orange drink for the long ride home.

Mount Vernon Visit and Crabs!

A day trip with the boyfriend to Historic Mount Vernon and a delicious dinner in Maryland.

Things have been crazy here for awhile, but I wanted to get this post up before the end of the month. 1,281 more words

A Typical Tuesday

MORE THAN DISINTERESTED WORDS FROM A PARTING FRIEND: HOW THE ADVICE FROM WASHINGTON’S FAREWELL ADDRESS APPLIES TO THE U.S. TODAY

In 1796, George Washington did something that virtually no world leader had ever done before…he stepped down from a high office. This act alone was enough to influence history and set the two term precedent that has been observed by all but one executive since Washington’s tenure. 3,009 more words

Politics

Presidents' Houses In New York

by Jessica Allen

Several U.S. presidents have spent significant time in New York, including Grover Cleveland, who used to hang out in a mansion in Brooklyn… 609 more words

Best Of

Ahh, Chocolate!

Ahhh Chocolate!

February is the time of year when we consume even more than usual, often from heart-shaped boxes gifted by an admirer.

Daddy gave Mother a box for her birthday in November and for Valentine’s Day.  853 more words