• Science

    Life in 2020

    A diorama inspired by the turmoil that was life in the year 2020 A.D. 2020 truly was a year to remember, although most of us would probably rather forget. Starting with the COVID-19 epidemic, families were forced to adapt to a whole new way of living with the scare of an extinction level event. Stuck in our homes for social distancing we saw online business thrive, with corporations like amazon at the forefront. We dealt with the debates on what the proper course of action should be and the American people dealt with the struggle of not knowing what the future held. Then there was the rise in racial tension…

  • History

    Celebrating America

    There are stories of the first Thanksgiving, known then as the Celebration of Harvest that we grew up with and what they teach in school. When I found out just recently that I did have an ancestor that actually came over on the Mayflower I was thrilled even though I know it wasn’t like we were taught (Familysearch.org) After a 66-day voyage, the Mayflower arrived in New England on November 11, 1620. The Pilgrims had originally intended to settle near the Hudson River in New York, but the ship was forced to seek shelter at Cape Cod. It was late in the year and traveled around Cape Cod had been…