HWMMS

Old Fort Niagara: French & Indian War 2011

This weekend was Old Fort Niagara’s largest event of the year the French & Indian War Encampment! He Who Makes Me Smile plays the role of the French and spends the entire weekend at the Fort wearing an outfit like this… Or his *gnome* hat that looks like this… I LOVE seeing him at the […]

Western New York, Writing

The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY By Jennifer Weber You don’t need a flux capacitor to go back in time and experience history. This month, right here in Western New York, there are so many options available for you and your family to […]

Friends

Compagnie LeBoeuf

This is my reenacting family. If anyone would have told me I would one day have a reenacting family I would have laughed. Funny how the world works I LOVE this group photo of Compagnie LeBoeuf! (Many of us, but not all of us…) taken at Old Fort Niagara French & Indian Encampment. Compagnie Leboeuf […]

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18th Century Family Time

My happy place. French & Indian War Encampment at Old Fort Niagara. Otherwise known as 18th Century Family Time. This year we did a day trip on Suday in order to attend the graduation party of my dearest Jessie Penguin on Saturday. It was my first event with the new stays. Oh my word—practically indecent! […]

Friends

18th Century Stays from the Sister Wife!

Oooooooh! My very own custom made for me, pretty, pretty set of 18th century stays made with love by my Sister Wife Jillian! (Stays = Corset) THANK YOU! Huzzah! I cannot WAIT to get myself in these! And a new chemise. The one chemise I have belonged to Mama Weber (which I cherish…) and the […]