My Old Kentucky Home

How long has it been since you sang My Old Kentucky Home? Many of us sang it as school children. The ballad is also the name of “a hallowed farm with many rich layers of history, legends, and traditions spanning over two centuries.” So reads the first paragraph of the Visitor’s Guide for this two-story … More My Old Kentucky Home

Ark Encounter

We followed the steady stream of cars into the parking lot on a rainy morning. Our attention focused on the size of the Ark Encounter’s version of Noah’s Ark. It grew larger as we drew nearer. Inside the exhibit, the Ark Encounter kept our attention with their interpretation of how all the animals were housed … More Ark Encounter

Lincoln’s Rise

For Presidents’ Day I’ve chosen to honor our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln since he was the closest thing I had to a childhood hero. His wisdom and courage in the face of extremely difficult times has always impressed me. One of the many reasons I have admired Lincoln are for his wisdom as evidenced when … More Lincoln’s Rise