Straight from the Author - A Blog by Linda Lacour Hobar

Thoughts From an Author and Veteran Homeschool Mom

Welcome to my blog!

As the author of The Mystery of History, I wanted a place to stay in touch with my readers and ponder out loud matters of the heart, our homes, and history. I’m glad you’re here!

 ~Linda

 

The History of Valentines Day

The History of Valentines Day

Every year on February 14, people exchange valentines. It’s a beautiful way to express love with cards, flowers, and candy. But do you know how the tradition was really started? The history of Valentine's day might surprise you. The History of Valentine's Day There...

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Black History Month- Frederick Douglass

Black History Month- Frederick Douglass

In honor of Black History Month, Linda Lacour Hobar shares about the lives of three extraordinary Americans who fought for freedom.  Today she shares the amazing story of Frederick Douglass. Like Sojourner Truth and Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass was born an...

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Black History Month- Harriet Tubman

Black History Month- Harriet Tubman

In honor of Black History Month, Linda Lacour Hobar shares about the lives of three extraordinary Americans who fought for freedom.  Today she shares the amazing story of Harriet Tubman. Harriet Tubman was born an enslaved person in the state of Maryland in about...

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Black History Month- Sojourner Truth

Black History Month- Sojourner Truth

In honor of Black History Month, Linda Lacour Hobar is sharing about the lives of three extraordinary Americans who fought for freedom.  Today she shares the amazing story of Sojourner Truth. Sojourner Truth was born about 1797 to a slave couple in a Dutch settlement...

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