Podcast Ep26: Sleepy Hollow – The legend, the facts, and the history in between

We visit the REAL Sleepy Hollow and tell you all about it! We compare the real world locations to the Disney cartoon as well as with the history! For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.com Want to have a question featured on our next podcast?  We will be leading off each of our shows with a 5-starContinue reading “Podcast Ep26: Sleepy Hollow – The legend, the facts, and the history in between”

Podcast Ep25: Elvis’ first homes and life in Memphis

We lived in Memphis for 3 years and got to visit not just Graceland but his home before the famous mansion we all know and love. YouTube video: Elvis Presley Home Life For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.com Want to have a question featured on our next podcast?  We will be leading off each of ourContinue reading “Podcast Ep25: Elvis’ first homes and life in Memphis”

Podcast Ep24: Elvis (2022) movie review by a Historian

Our resident historian gives us her review of the movie Elvis (2022). We talk about the facts, what facts got stretched, and what was flat out false. For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.com Want to have a question featured on our next podcast?  We will be leading off each of our shows with a 5-star questionContinue reading “Podcast Ep24: Elvis (2022) movie review by a Historian”

Podcast Ep23: The Caroll A. Deering Ghost Ship

The Caroll A. Deering is known as the Outer Banks Ghost Ship…and of course since we were there we had to talk about the history behind it!  Walk with History video on the Caroll A. Deering For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.com Want to have a question featured on our next podcast? We will be leading offContinue reading “Podcast Ep23: The Caroll A. Deering Ghost Ship”

Podcast Ep22: First Black Medal of Honor Recipient Sergeant William H Carney

When we found out that the first black Medal of Honor recipient was born in Norfolk…we had to learn more.  For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.com Want to have a question featured on our next podcast? We will be leading off each of our shows with a 5-star question of the week!!! Leave us a review and askContinue reading “Podcast Ep22: First Black Medal of Honor Recipient Sergeant William H Carney”

Talk with History Podcast…now on Video!

Exciting news! We’re putting the podcast on video…but on a different channel. Seeing as how it is a podcast that we are video recording (with video/picture overlays), Jenn and I were not sure how the “YouTube algorithm” would like a different style of video. Part of this is to help get the podcast discovered…but theContinue reading “Talk with History Podcast…now on Video!”

Podcast Ep21: Washington Crossing the Delaware

I was in history heaven when I finally got to visit Washington Crossing Park outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was incredibly to walk in the literal footsteps of our first president and in the very spot of such a pivotal historical victory for the Continental Army. Video: Washington Crossing the Delaware For more visit us at: talkwithhistory.comContinue reading “Podcast Ep21: Washington Crossing the Delaware”

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”

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”

Podcast Ep18: The History of Colonial Williamsburg

Have you ever wondered how one of the first major cities in America was founded in 1638 and became one of the biggest East Coast tourist destinations?  Jenn tells us all about the founding of Williamsburg, Virginia and how the founding fathers in the colonial era shaped the nation from the very spot where youContinue reading “Podcast Ep18: The History of Colonial Williamsburg”