If you are of a certain age, you might have a special memory of a huge milestone in the history of our nation — the Bicentennial. It was a year of huge celebrations for the two-hundredth anniversary of the signing of our Declaration of Independence from England. I had the privilege of joining the celebration … More A Spectacular Independence Day To Remember
It’s not the customary celebration we have grown to expect. There were no parades and few fireworks displays. Even family or community cookouts were confined by social distancing and safe practice guidelines. Like many birthday parties and other celebrations, the celebration of our nation’s birth was tempered by the pandemic of Covid-19. A Birthday Message … More Happy Birthday America!
Did you ever have a plan that didn’t go quite as you expected? I did this past 4th of July. It may be one of those family stories told time and time again. … More The Most Unusual Fireworks Ever
Some people share family vacation pictures of their children. When you live in an empty nest, pets take the place of children. … More A Fabulous Fourth With My Four-Legged Furbaby