History

Going in Circles

While I often feel like I am running around in circles, that is not what I meant by the title of this article. Anyone who has been around me for any length of time knows I enjoy finding connections between places, events, and people. And none have been more fun than chasing the roots of

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The District

I love to visit Washington D. C. There is so much to see and do. Years ago, Dave worked in the District while the kids and I remained in Norfolk. Each month, we drove up and spent a weekend in his apartment. While the accommodations were cozy for four of us, it was always an

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Let’s Get Dirty

April is Maryland Archaeology Month. On Saturday, I joined the local archaeological group, providing activities for children to learn how we can study the past by examining the items people left behind. Most of them asked, “Like their trash?” I suppose that is one way of looking at it. Archaeological digs can be found throughout

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