Poppies, Flags, Flowers, and Waterloo

Photo by Todd Trapani on Pexels.com “Ceremonies are important. But our gratitude has to be more than visits to the troops, and once-a-year Memorial Day ceremonies. We honor the dead best by treating the living well.”- Jennifer M. Granhol I firmly remember being a child and going with my grandma and my mom to buy …

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In Memoriam

Every November 11, I call, text, or email our many veteran friends and thank them for their service. Why? Because that’s the designated day on the secular calendar on which all veterans are recognized in the States for their selfless service to their country. While there is some confusion surrounding this holiday, mainly having to …

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