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Stop Here! Ashby Monument

If you’re a cavalry fan, then today’s stop is one site you won’t want to miss in the Shenandoah Valley. Or if you’re learning about Civil War history in the Valley, it’s also a significant spot. Ever heard of Turner … Continue reading

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Stop Here! Edinburg Mill

People are survivors, and we celebrate and acknowledge that when they recover from a deadly illness, come out of a terrible experience, or find the courage to keep going after loss. What if I told you there’s a monument to … Continue reading

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Stop Here! Historic Places To Visit

Last year I made two trips to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley for research, and on one of those journeys my mom came with me. We’d be driving down a wonderful one and a half lane country road, and I’d call out, … Continue reading

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I’ll Make You A Promise…

1863 Blog Post tomorrow (Tuesday). And back to regular posting schedule after this! Promise. Word of honor. (We had a packed weekend and are flying home from the research trip today.) In the meantime, check-out my latest post on Emerging … Continue reading

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