Mount Vernon Mansion: A National Treasure

Mount Vernon Mansion: 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...
The History Of Nottoway Plantation

The History Of Nottoway Plantation

The history of Nottoway Plantation is one with deep Southern roots. Considered an American heritage landmark, the house sits about 200 feet behind a Mississippi River levee in the heart of Plantation Country. Surrounded by mature live oaks, magnolias and pecan trees,...
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...