Category Archives: Patriotic

Labor Day Legacy

Labor day is a reminder of the power of the people. It’s a legacy of people coming together for a common cause, and the result is something you see every day in American work places. Whether it’s an office or … Continue reading

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Uncle Sam Wants YOU

Revolutionary war heroes, pirates, smuggling, and the birth of our country… what do all of┬áthese have in common? They are the reason and the inspiration for America’s first officially recognized branch of the military: The Coast Guard! Dreamed up by … Continue reading

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Did You Know? Political Pin Addition!

These days it seems like politicians are constantly campaigning, but truly this is nothing new, as the infographic below shows. Campaign buttons are as old as American politics itself! Check it out. And if you run across an old campaign … Continue reading

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Happy 241st Birthday America!

The 4th July is upon us already. And boy am I ready for it. 4 days of sun and friends, eating, drinking and being downright merry! This holiday has become so social, the ideal time for a big party with … Continue reading

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Get Pinned for Flag Day

This Wednesday, we celebrate Flag Day! And while many young people look at Old Glory and see a timeless icon of Americana, the current incarnation is only 57 years old! And prior to adding the 50th star (Hawaii held out … Continue reading

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I Voted! Did You?

It’s hard enough getting up in the mornings now that the weather is cooling and the sun inches further and further away. But this morning I made sure I was up well before the sun, and out the door before … Continue reading

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Thankful for Military Familes

Happy November! Welcome to the season of goodwill, of thanks-giving and appreciation for all we have and all we’ve accomplished throughout the year. And with this upswell of gratitude it bears remembering that it isn’t just our own individual families … Continue reading

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Political Pins Are So Vogue

Voting is a lot of things. It’s vital to our society. It’s empowering. It’s sometimes frustrating. It’s your civic duty! It’s extremely important. But one thing I didn’t consider voting: sexy. At least until today. Because when Kendall Jenner, Michael … Continue reading

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Political Pins, Policy, and Protesters, Oh My!

No pressure or anything, but the 2016 US Presidential election is possibly one of the most important elections in our country’s history. I say this because we are a world-policy-driving country in the midst of a world that is dealing … Continue reading

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Happy Holiday Weekend from PinMart!

Ah, the obligatory 4th of July blog post! I don’t say that grudgingly, as this is one of my absolute favorite holidays, especially as I get older. It’s an opportunity to celebrate family, friends, and community, as well as our … Continue reading

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