Do these Seven Fantastic things while visiting York Pennsylvania with Kids

Finding inexpensive activities in York Pennsylvania with Kids is always a challenge but York offers more than the average town. It is known as the Factory Capital of the World. Kids are welcome at all the tours and most are 100% Free. Factory tours are a great way to learn about industry, technology, engineering, and potential carriers. We actually came to York because is was less expensive and only an hour from Hershey, PA. Our main Continue reading

Roadschool Fun: Name least popular selling color for Harley Davison Motorcycle in USA

Name the first motorcycle that comes to mind? Most people would say, Harley Davison, because they are the most iconic names in the business. Now tell me, which color Harley Davison motorcycle is sold the least? Unfortunately, I can’t tell you yet because it’s more fun this way. Facts about Harley Davidson First some fun facts, did you know Harley is sold all over the world. They claim to be the oldest factory in the Continue reading

The Art of making a time pieces at the York Time Institute LLC.

The York Time Institute is located in downtown York among rows of historic homes. The Institute is housed in a 150-year-old building in Historic York, Pa. After some research, it was revealed that two other watchmakers had been located in this same location. We began our tour on the main floor of the building with the students showing us tools, parts and explaining how the school worked. We were surprised to find how diverse the students were Continue reading

Two Museum in New Market filled with history on the Civil War

New Market is full of history that shaped this country and the people within.  We visited New Market, Virginia where one would think not much happen in the past.  To our amazement, we watched a movie that told how many young brave soldiers lost their shoes and their lives.  New Market is dripping with history, of a battle between Union and Confederate soldiers in the Civil War.   New Market Battlefield and Virginia Museum of Continue reading

Ossabaw Island Adventure were my French Cousins became honorary Unschoolers

The girls had an amazing adventure to Ossabaw Island with their French cousins when they visited Savannah. Their Aunt and Uncle took them on this adventure so I will let Munchy and Huggs tell the story. The Ossabaw Island tour was given by oceanographers Captain Fran and his wife Catherine who have homeschooled grandchildren. They enjoy  meeting Unschoolers ready to learn about the history of the island and visit an eco-sanctuary. My Ossabaw Adventure Ossabaw Island tour began at Continue reading

Roadside Fun: Name the birthplace of the American Oil Industry

When I think of Pennsylvania the last thing I think about is oil, oil mining or birthplace of the American Oil Industry. Colonel Drake Oil was determined to prove to everyone that he could drill for oil and mass produce it. As a result, he needed some help from a few friends and luck was on his side. Drake was actually fired two weeks before his discovery (it took 2 weeks for the letter to arrive) and Continue reading