November 16, 2019

As with Christmas, the Thanksgiving holiday as we know it today is a product of the Victorian era.

Although days of giving thanks to God have been celebrated since the Pilgrim fathers paused to offer thanks for their survival in the New World, an official national day o...

November 14, 2019

Next time you adjust your thermostat, consider what the Physick family had to do in order to stay warm and toasty as the days grew colder.

The original heating system in the Physick house was, most likely, a gravity hot air system.  The coal furnace was located in the b...