Category Archives: Brenda B. Taylor

Holy Wells and Springs

Wells and springs are found all over Britain, Scotland, Ireland and France where ancient Celtic gods and/or goddesses were honored. After the coming of Christianity, wells were made part of Christian observances through the blessings of a Saint. In Ireland … Continue reading

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Celebrating Memorial Day

We are celebrating Memorial Day, a special time set aside to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country. So many have fallen and will fall defending the freedoms we hold so dear. Freedom is not free. This … Continue reading

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The Highland Treasures Trilogy

Historical Heartbeats is featuring the Highland Treasures Trilogy by Brenda B. Taylor. The three books are available in digital and print formats. I am giving away a print copy of A Highland Emerald to a commenter in the US and … Continue reading

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Beauly Priory

By Brenda B Taylor The ruins of many churches are located in Scotland. Congregations moved on to other locations, and some like the Beauly Priory, were dismantled during the Reformation of the 16th century. The ruins tell a story of … Continue reading

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Fearann-Domhnuill

The Highland Treasures series takes place in the Highlands of Scotland on the ancient lands of Clan Munro during the 16th century. While engaging in genealogical research, I became intrigued by my Scots heritage, so I located the ancestral clan … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

The first Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621 by the Pilgrims who left their homes in England searching for religious freedom. They lived in a feudal society where the king and lords determined their faith and controlled their lives. They sought … Continue reading

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New Plans for The Wades of Crawford County Series

My husband and I are planning a trip to Missouri, the setting for the Wades of Crawford County novels. We hope to see beautiful autumn foliage and visit the homeland of my Missouri ancestors. Plans for adding to the Wades series … Continue reading

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