United States Holidays
Fourth of July Firecracker Popsicles and Sparkler Cookies
Liven up the Fourth of July for the kids with firecracker Popsicles and sparkler cookies.
Thanksgiving Purpose Hijacked by the Secular World
It's not about what you are thankful for buy Who you are thankful to.
The Best Ever Thanksgiving Apple Sausage Stuffing
I'm making this page about Thanksgiving Stuffing because, in essence, I like playing around with the traditional, but I hate the usual HUGE MESS in the KITCHEN. What makes this the Easiest, and Best Ever Stuffing is taste, and more importantly... ...
How to Enjoy a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Dinner With a Carnivore Family
Easy tips for vegetarians on thanksgiving and tips for people that are hosting people that are meat-free.
Familiar Times of Peace
Remember what we have experienced together and share what we love the most about it. That is Thanksgiving. It is familiar. It is custom. It is my culture on Thanksgiving. It is a sacred act and cherished expectation that will not happen this year.
Thanksgiving Challenge 2020 Thursday: Feasts of Giving
Sometimes the feast that we receive is not one of food. When we appreciate the small things in life, the feasts can be truly heavenly and spiritual.
Thanksgiving Challenge 2020 Wednesday: Rock-A-Bye
All the apple pie that is America did not stop the shift to make America great again. That greatness is not about political power, but the power to uphold the laws of the land without prejudice. Thanksgiving is about being thankful for what we are given: Freedom and the power to vote!
Thanksgiving Challenge 2020 Tuesday: I'm Goin' Eat Me Some Pie!
It was my first Thanksgiving in Arizona, away from my mother and home state of Georgia. Seems like lately, we skip Thanksgiving and slide right into Christmas. Just like a prayer though, we should give thanks before we get the things that we've been asking
Memorial Day and the Medal of Honor
On Memorial Day, Americans pause to remember those who died serving in the U.S. Military. The day has also morphed into a time to pay homage to recipients of the nation's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor. My hometown of Memphis, TN, has raised some Medal of Honor Recipients.
Face Masks for Halloween, Mardi Gras, Celebrations, Events, and Work Environments.
The face mask is an essential identity which completes the character or the costume for Halloween, Mardi Gras, other holiday celebrations or rituals. The mask is also critical for protecting people in their working or living environments.
Holiday Fun Box Challenge: 10 Ways to Keep Kids Busy While You Cook
The kids are on break, and you're trying to prepare the holiday meal. These tips will keep your kids inspired, busy, and out of your hair. They will have fun, and your work will get done faster!
Teach Your Children Well; for The Truth Will Set Them Free
When I was a kid, we were such a patriotic Nation, not just on our Independence Day, but all year through. Even at school...what happened?
African Americans Celebrate Kwanzaa Principle of Kuumba
"Kuumba" is the sixth principle of Kwanzaa. It is the Swahili word for creativity, practiced by African Americans on Day 6 of the 7-day observance of African heritage, values, and principles.
10 Obstacles Facing All Competitive Eater Wanna Be's
You think that eating as much as you can hold is fun? Think again. Try to understand what it is like to be a competitive eater.
Veterans Day, remembering my Dad and those that served.
Let us not ever forget the importance of Veterans Day. I'm proud to say my father served in the U.S. Navy aboard the Antietam CV-36 during WW11 and my nephew served in the Marines in Afghanistan. If you see a veteran today you know or even don't know, thank them for their service.
Memorial Day Crafts and Activities for Kids
For Memorial Day, my kids and I did some red, white, and blue crafts and activities. We talked about the holiday itself, but our activities were pretty generally patriotic, so it's easy to replicate these for July 4th, Veteran's Day, or whenever the...
A Thanksgiving Feast
Every year on the fourth Thursday of the month of November people in the United States come together to celebrate Thanksgiving - a time of praise and thanks for all that we have in our lives, all the things that we were blessed with, and all the things that we cherish in this world.
Hit & Miss J.D. Driven Ice Cream Makers | You can still purchase them new!
A Complete wagon setup including a refurbished J. D. Hit & Miss motor and a Country Ice Cream Freezer ready to go to work, just like the old county fair days.
In Honor of the American Work Force...Happy Labor Day!
Today is just not any ordinary day it is a celebration of the social and economic achievements of all American Workers in the United States and abroad. When I stop and think about the implications of that first sentence I get goose bumps running...
How to Roast Pumpkin Seeds - Also Known as Pepitas
Yummy, yummy! Pumpkin seeds are a good source or protein and they're tasty, too. These seeds are available all year-round so don't think fall and Thanksgiving is the only time you can use this recipe.
August 1st - National Raspberry Cream Pie Day, Lugnasadh
Read about the wacky holiday happening on August 1, 2012, and get an awesome Raspberry Cream Pie recipe while you're at it!