~Memorial Day 2013~

Wishing you all a safe and happy Memorial Day. We remember those who served America and gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom: their very lives. I can remember when some people referred to this holiday as Decoration Day. Many people visit the resting places of their family members who lost their lives in war,…

Read More

~Remembering Veterans~

In 1919, then US President Woodrow Wilson designated 11 November as Armistice Day, in honor of all armed service veterans. In 1954, Congress changed the name “Armistice” to “Veterans”. Some of my own family members were Veterans, and many of you no doubt have family members who were/are also. On this day, we remember all…

Read More