For those of us who were not alive in 1945, it is hard to imagine the "colorized" version of anything that happened in World War II. History Channel and other occasionally release a color version of…Continue
Started Sep 11
Unbelievable story of how a World War II veteran's Medal of Honor was stolen, then thought found, then lost again...…Continue
Started Jul 5
Ah. The document that made us a country, literally declaring independence from Great Britain all the while bullets flew during the Revolutionary War. This interesting information about our founding…Continue
Started Jul 5
It is hard to believe it is November already. Being a school teacher, my fall is a whirlwind of new students, setting expectations and much more. Pretty soon we will all be giving thanks and eating turkey.
Before Thanksgiving though, it is time to…Continue
Posted on November 11, 2013 at 7:54am — 2 Comments
I love the news stories about veterans breaking down the barricades at the memorials in Washington, D.C.. Two days before the barricades went up, I was in DC on an Honor Flight. That was a Saturday and there was no sign of the trouble that would come that Monday.
This is not a political website or blog, BUT THE POLITICS IN WASHINGTON D.C. RIGHT NOW ARE A DISGRACE. It infuriates me, as I know it does you. We have…Continue
Posted on October 14, 2013 at 11:30pm
Yes, I am a day late to commemorate our country's birthday. My apologies! An unrelenting case of bronchitis and a husband with a bulging back disc will do that. I trust you had a great day with your loved ones, relaxing, watching fireworks or thanking those who served. THANK YOU who served for KEEPING us free!
I received this graphic about July 4th, and love it. I teach all about the Declaration of Independence to…Continue
Posted on July 5, 2013 at 3:30pm