Podcast Ep20: Hamilton, Yorktown, and Battlefield Sunsets

Broadway brought us Hamilton and with it an amazing and entertaining peek in to American history. How then could we not be excited to walk in the footsteps of so many famous historical figures at the Yorktown Battlefield? Jenn talks about the lead up to one of the most important battles fought in American History,Continue reading “Podcast Ep20: Hamilton, Yorktown, and Battlefield Sunsets”

Walking in Black Beard’s Footsteps

Walking in the footsteps of Black Beard on Ocracoke island was an adventure that we will never forget. Join us and learn about why this infamous pirate loved this part of the Outer Banks of North Carolina and why he was killed just after being pardoned by the British. Intro: 0:00 Ocracoke British cemetery: 0:11Continue reading “Walking in Black Beard’s Footsteps”

Podcast Ep19: Top Tips for Visiting Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg is a historian’s Disneyland…so you shouldn’t be surprised that Jenn has been there over a dozen times in the 9 months we have lived in Virginia.  We give you all the insider advice to make your first visit easier; including, where to park, where to eat (that isn’t crowded), how to know whatContinue reading “Podcast Ep19: Top Tips for Visiting Colonial Williamsburg”

Graveyard of the Atlantic History

The Graveyard of the Atlantic is the perfect name for the Outer Banks of North Carolina…and we’ll tell you why. We learn about the history of one of the oldest light houses in America, walk in Black Beard’s footsteps, and learn about an Ironclad battleship that sank not far from where we were! Intro: 0:00Continue reading “Graveyard of the Atlantic History”