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Christmas at Oatlands

This year, to celebrate Christmas and build some happy new memories, I’m taking each of the children out for an individual excursion.

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Celebrating NPS: Harvesting Tobacco

Yesterday, to celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th Birthday, I pulled up the NPS website and told the kids to pick a park to visit. Living near Washington, D.C. as we do, there are many national parks within an easy … Continue reading

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Oatlands: The Buildings

I first visited Oatlands Historic House and Gardens as a girl on an Elementary School Field Trip, and I remember thinking how amazingly beautiful it was (And how hilarious the statue by the pond was, but we’ll get to that … Continue reading

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