Historical Facts about Memorial Day

Put down the beer and hot dog – it’s time to remember the Memorial Day holiday properly. The Memorial Day holiday isn’t just an excuse to take a long weekend and enjoy a barbeque, it’s the day to honor American soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. Before you head out to your … Continue reading Historical Facts about Memorial Day

Strawberry Hand Pies For Memorial Day

Hand Pies For Your Celebration On Memorial Day, we are reminded of the great sacrifice so many men and women have made to protect the freedoms we enjoy in America. To honor and celebrate them, many of us will gather our friends and family together. When you do, you can make the day extra special … Continue reading Strawberry Hand Pies For Memorial Day

Honoring Our Heroes By Looking At The History Of Memorial Day

By the time Maj. Gen. John A. Logan declared May 30 Decoration Day many people were already honoring fallen soldiers by placing flowers at their graves. The act of honoring the soldiers with flowers further supports the idea that Maj. Gen. Logan set the day as May 30 because flowers were in full bloom throughout … Continue reading Honoring Our Heroes By Looking At The History Of Memorial Day