Tag Archives: Gilbert Stuart

Mid-Winter Warm Up

Posted on January 10, 2018
During the winter holiday break, my wife Jeana and I visited our son, Justin, and family in Dubai, located on the Arabian Gulf in the United Arab Emirates. Leaving the bitter cold of Wisconsin and spending a week in warm weather was a good reason for the trip. An even better reason was spending time with our family, including two grandsons.

Hello . . . Dolley Madison

Posted on October 28, 2015
A recent visit to James Madison's Montpelier gave me an expanded appreciation for Dolley Madison, the wife of the fourth president of the United States.