Posts Tagged national park

Commemorating the Tuskegee Airmen

Where: Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site (Tuskegee, AL) Who: The Whole Clan When: February 15, 2014 We struck out in our effort to visit the George Washington Carver Museum during our recent trip to Tuskegee, but an unexpected ceremony at the Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site helped to make up for it. It turned out […]


The Kids’ View: Horseshoe Bend

[Today we introduce the Kids Corner category of our website. Here you will find our children’s observations on our travels, their homeschool activities, and life in general. In this post, Son #1 (age 10) and Son #2 (age 8) share their recollections of last weekend’s trip to Horseshoe Bend. Please note that although the posts below […]


This Place Made Andrew Jackson Famous

Where: Horseshoe Bend National Military Park Who: The Whole Clan When: August 17, 2013 When you get the rare pleasant day during an Alabama August, it’s hard to resist going on a spur-of-the-moment day trip. With cloudy skies and temperatures in the 70s last Saturday, we decided to take a drive to Horseshoe Bend, about […]