Straight from the Author

A Blog by Linda Lacour Hobar

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 12 Days of Homeschool (Part 1)

Hi friends! I have 12 tips to share on handling those “less-than-perfect” homeschool days. Since it’s near…

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Lessons we can learn from the story of Pompeii

Pompeii—Buried by Ash!

On the morning of August 24, A.D. 79, the Roman city of Pompeii was bustling like normal.…

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Belshazzar and Cyrus—Where Bible History and World History Meet!

The Bible is full of peculiar stories. One of those involves Daniel, Belshazzar, Cyrus—and a mysterious handwriting…

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The Mysterious Death of Mozart

Context brings meaning to history. So, consider this: while colonists were rioting against the Stamp Act—prior to…

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The Myth of Magellan

In 1519, Magellan was granted five ships by Spain to hold about 270 men. Since Charles I…

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What are the Dead Sea Scrolls?

Over the centuries, archaeologists have found stones, tablets, and inscriptions that help support the stories of the…

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Who Was King Tut?

Who was King Tut? Of all the fascinating pharaohs who once ruled over Egypt, probably none is…

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Who was St. Valentine?

In our world today, it’s common practice for men, women, boys, and girls to exchange valentines on…

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