Mount Vernon: A National Treasure

Mount Vernon: A National Treasure

They call it a “privately-owned treasure” and no truer words were ever spoken. A trip to Mount Vernon is like taking a step back in time AND a step into the classroom. Whether you’re interested in history, agriculture, old homes, Colonial living, gardens or Virginia...
Magnificent ‘Nottoway’ Plantation

Magnificent ‘Nottoway’ Plantation

Imagine a majestic plantation home that sits about 200 feet behind a Mississippi River levee, and is surrounded by mature live oaks, magnolias and pecan trees. Your imagination probably can’t compare to the impressive and spectacular Nottoway Plantation that is...
Review for Vont LED lantern

Review for Vont LED lantern

The Vont LED Lantern is marketed mainly for camping, but after the recent catastrophe in Texas, I decided it would be a good to have a few around the house for emergencies. I was pleasantly surprised at how small and lightweight they are, making these lanterns great...