Thank Sarah Hale for Thanksgiving Day

Thank Sarah Hale for Thanksgiving Day

America’s Thanksgiving Day holiday is credited to the Pilgrims. The truth is, we have a national celebration thanks to Sarah Hale and her 38-year letter writing campaign. Sarah Josepha Hale grew up in New Hampshire, listening to her father’s Revolutionary War stories,...
6 More Weeks of Winter?

6 More Weeks of Winter?

World famous groundhog Punxsutawney Phil, pulled from his burrow in Pennsylvania, saw his shadow February 2, 2018.  Six more weeks of winter weather. In Vermont, Pudding Hill Pete agreed, according to Gary Moore in the Caledonian Record. According to legend, if a...