What Lies Ahead?

This morning i was giving a pep talk to the kids before school telling them my usual. " Go out and conquer the day and whatever lies ahead". That got me thinking about what difficult tasks may lay ahead for them! Life is hard and when you look up the definition of lie or lay it usually means to be or place oneself at rest in a flat, horizontal, or recumbent position. Which is definitely not the kind of obstacles you face in the real world. It seems to me that the obstacles we face from day to day are not usually laying down but standing straight up and blocking your path. They require…

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Following your Dreams!

When you take the step towards your dreams you will be met with fears because you have never traveled this way before. As you go, you will discover that you had nothing to fear. Follow your dreams and stay focused that is key. Focus is important and goes along way with discipline and having a plan! The most important part of having a plan is to put it in motion. Don't get frustrated if you may not see the results you want right away but set milestones to achieve and celebrate those little steps you accomplish. After achieving a milestone…

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Conrad Heyer

Conrad Heyer, photographed in 1852, aged 103 Conrad Heyer (1749–1856) was an American farmer and veteran of the Revolutionary War who is notable for possibly being the earliest-born American to have been photographed. During the American Revolution, Heyer fought for the Continental army under the command of George Washington and participated in Washington's famous crossing of the Deleware before the Battle of Trenton in December 1776.He was discharged in December of 1777. After the war, he returned to Waldoboro, where he made a living as a farmer until his death in 1856. He was buried with full military honors.

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Review: Paracord Dog Collar

We love our German Shepherd Roxy and have gone through many Dog Collars. This best one we have had so far is the Paracord DOG COLLAR from AMAZON! Click this link and check it out yourself! Doing so will help fund all of us @ Deercreek Society as an affiliate for Amazon!<iframe style="width:120px;height:240px;" marginwidth="0" marginheight="0" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" src="//ws-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&OneJS=1&Operation=GetAdHtml&MarketPlace=US&source=ac&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&ad_type=product_link&tracking_id=deercreeksoci-20&marketplace=amazon&region=US&placement=B0110P0BRU&asins=B0110P0BRU&linkId=801c555412ab5773b6e21204edee99a2&show_border=false&link_opens_in_new_window=false&price_color=333333&title_color=0066c0&bg_color=ffffff"> </iframe> Spread the word

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The Hercules of the American Revolution

PETER FRANCISCOThe history and incredible story of Peter Francisco who was a Portuguese born American Patriot & Soldier lives on.  As a boy only five years old he was kidnapped and dropped off on the shipping docks of Virginia in 1765 . Not knowing anyone he was taken to the Prince George County Poorhouse. Not speaking English, he repeated the name "Pedro Francisco". The locals called him Peter. They soon discovered the boy spoke Portuguese and noted his clothing was of good quality. When Peter learned to speak English he told people that him and his sister were kidnapped and…

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REVIEW: MAGPUL PHONE CASE

Communication is important and phones are expensive so it is important to protect your phone so that it can withstand those hard falls and knocks. My wife and I have an I-phone 8 and we chose the Magpul phone case. Not only does it look really cool but it grips really well so i drop it a lot less than some of my previous phone cases. Magpul is an American designer and manufacturer of high-quality consumer products, including firearms accessories and electronics cases. So that is all the more reason to support them. I posted a link below for the Magpul…

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One Second After

This is the book that started my path and mission towards becoming more prepared. Before this book I had never heard of the very real threat of an (EMP) Electromagnetic Pulse.  One Second After is a can't put down book that will keep you turning the pages and also make you wonder what you would do in different situations.One Second After is a story of one mans struggle to save his family and his small North Carolina town after America is sent back to the Dark Ages. One Second After has been cited on the floor of Congress as a book…

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Deercreek Adventures

We have been traveling a lot these past couple of weeks! We had the opportunity to visit some pretty cool places such as the Science Center in Louisville Kentucky, Nature Center in Highlands North Carolina and Fort Nashborough in downtown Nashville Tennessee. Looking forward to the future! It is important to stay positive and surround yourself with positive people. Confident Prepared Victorious Deercreek Society

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Declaration of Independence

  With Independence day coming up soon i wanted to remember those who founded this Nation. Brave Individuals who were ready to pledge their lives, fortunes and sacred honor. They had been unable to live the lives they wanted due to an oppressive government on a distant shore. After trying time and time again to peacefully have their troubles heard with no resolution. The people Declared their freedom and Independence from the King and Great Britain creating the beginning of American Independence. Individual Liberty and freedom was the basis for this new and young nation.   Great Britain at the…

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