Memorial Day

Memorial Day kindness touches hearts -Picture by Bobbie Meidel

Memorial Day is a day for remembering those who served, and those we love. This past Memorial Weekend, a friend Bobbie Meidel went to visit a relative’s grave at Cradle Land in Calvary Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois. When she arrived, she saw 75 windmills and about 50 little flags decorating almost every small grave.  She […]

Remembering Memorial Day

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Memorial Day weekend is all about barbeques and festivals and family, but when Memorial Day comes around don’t forget the meaning of the day in all of the festivities.  This morning during my daily walk with my mom, we stopped by the Veteran’s Memorials in Pawnee to give thanks to those that served.  While there […]

Pearl Harbor, the Ultimate Sacrifice

I have read all about it, Seen the movie and heard the tales But it never made the impact, the true sacrifice until I stood at Pearl Harbor And saw the fuel that still seeps From where the Arizona went down. I Read the words of our boys in blue That were attacked on a […]