Oh dear readers! How I hope that you are enjoying this book as much as I am! There are two more books after this one, and although I read them several years ago, I am thinking I might have to go back and re-read them just to refresh my memory! There are so many things […]

Book Club

Love to read? A fan of history? Come out to the Remembering WWI Book Club on June 20th, 2017 from 12 pm to 1 pm. This will take place at the Robert F. Sink Memorial Library at 38 Screaming Eagle Blvd on Fort Campbell. You can commemorate US entry into WW1 at the monthly A Brunch and […]

The title above is a direct quote from General Dwight D. Eisenhower, as he prepared the troops who were about to storm the beaches at Normandy. He added to it saying “we will accept nothing short of victory.” June 6, 1944 is a day that will forever live in infamy. The heroic efforts of almost 200,000 […]

the civil war

Interested in what life was like in the Civil War? Curious about how people mourned in the past? Head on out to the Civil War Mourning Customs event at Fort Defiance on July 15th, 2017 from 1 pm to 2 pm. Fort Defiance is located in Clarksville at 120A St. This is about 30 minutes from […]

Myth – My child won’t learn as well as he/she would in a traditional school. Reality – As a homeschooling parent, I have found that my children learn MORE when I engage them in things that they are interested in. When children are in a public school setting, its about the entire class, not the individual […]

Good day Dear Readers! What a spring we are having! Its about time for the seasons in readings to change too. Have you started the reading change yet? Every year, I go through a spurts or “seasons” of reading. I tend to dive head first when it comes to subjects, so I will read 8 […]

The 4th Infantry Division Museum is hosting a Living History Day. This event is free and open to the public! What is cool about this event is that it is like taking a piece of history and bringing it to our present time. The children will get to see what the vehicles, weapons, uniforms and […]


Are you interested in music? Curious about music from other times? Head on out to the Music at the Fort event on June 24th, 2017 from 11 am to 3 pm at Fort Defiance in Clarksville. This is about 30 minutes from Fort Campbell. Here you can bring a blanket and a picnic lunch. Listen to […]

Many of us like to thank a service member for their time dedicated to our country, but today we recognize a specific branch of our US Military. We are excited to share this special day with you! April 23 is the day that the US Army Reserves celebrates its birthday! Created in 1908 by Congress, the […]


Are you interested in civil war history? Do you want to learn more about flowers and gardening? If so head on out to Fort Defiance for the Civil War Flower Gardens on June 17th, 2017 from 1 pm to 2 pm. Fort Defiance is at 120A St. in Clarksville, just about 30 minutes from Fort Campbell. […]