May 2023

#MyrtleMondays: Let’s Go Swimming!

Here in the US, it’s Memorial Day. Originally conceived to honor fallen soldiers, the holiday’s three-day weekend has become the unofficial kickoff to summer. Pool parties, summer camp, weekends at the lake, and holidays by the seaside… for many people, summer means swimming. Our 19th century ancestors were no different. Let’s have a look at… Read more »

#MyrtleMondays: Tidbits of Note

Greetings, Myrtle fans! This week I have a handful of fun things to share, so we’re just going to dive right in.