Category Archives: Holidays

A Memorial Reminder

The following is part of a post that I wrote on Memorial Day 2010. I’ve re-posted it each year since then, because each year I see signs which indicate that it bears repeating.  And sadly, each year since, more men and women have lost their lives in the service of our country.  I post it…

Fireworks!

…this just seemed appropriate for today.  😉 Happy Independence Day, and God Bless America!  

Memorial Day is Not Veteran’s Day

Both important…but very, very different. Here’s a link to my post & playlist on the subject from last year. I hope you all have a happy and safe three day weekend.  I also hope that in between the burgers and the beer, you’ll take time to remember what Memorial Day is really about…and, if age…

Mama…

I “spent some time” with mine this morning…and will spend the rest of the day with my wonderful husband and son.  I was blessed to have her, and am blessed to have them. Love is awesome. Have a great Mother’s Day, everyone!  

Sláinte Mhaith…again.

Ohhhh, it’s that time again! Grab your green and your Guinness because today we’re all  “Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh!” and “Michael Collins was a feckin’ SAINT, I tell you!” and may start drinking at lunch up in here…which is why I’m RECYCLING (for the second year in a row) a post from St. Pat’s…