Links of Interest

Looking for resources or fun things to do? Here are some links to places or websites that we have enjoyed or find useful.


Places to Go:

Hampton Roads Naval Museum – also check out their blog here.

Atlas Obscura – looking for something to do that’s unique? Check out this website.



National Archives – researching an ancestor? If he was Union, you can order his service records through NARA. You can also find all sorts of photos and documents from the Archives through their website.

America’s Best History – lots of great information, plus places to visit!

American Battlefield Trust – formerly Civil War Trust, now they work to preserve American Revolution and War of 1812 battlefields as well. Their website has lots of resources, including animated maps.


Resources for Homeschoolers (we were homeschooled, too!)

Pennsylvania Homeschoolers – run by the couple who helped legislators write Pennsylvania’s homeschool law.

The Homeschool Mom – lots of resources and help for connecting homeschooling parents.