Salvage Dawgs In Roanoke

We’ve been big fans of the show Salvage Dawgs for years. It ran from 2012 for eight years on HGTV and as we planned a trip up the Blue Ridge Mountains a year ago we had to make Roanoke a stop for an afternoon at their store Black Dog Salvage. For all those years theContinue reading “Salvage Dawgs In Roanoke”

Todays Featured Poster • Colonial Williamsburg

Located in Southeastern Virginia where the first English town in North America was established, Colonial Williamsburg is the world’s largest living history museum. Its 301 acres feature iconic colonial restored sites, people in period clothes and working tradespeople, historic taverns, and two world-class art museums. These giclée prints will soon be available in several sizesContinue reading “Todays Featured Poster • Colonial Williamsburg”

The Foundations Of English America

The United States has always been a country strongly influenced by English culture and heritage. While early exploration and colonization of the New World was dominated by Spain, with major outposts established in the Caribbean and Florida, England wanted a foothold in this New World. In April 1606 King James I of England chartered TheContinue reading “The Foundations Of English America”