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Fly Girl

Happy birthday to Amelia Earhart! It was on this day back in 1897 that she was born in a small town in Kansas, and saw her first airplane exhibition at the age of ten in Iowa at a state fair. … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day is Here!

I sort of think of Armed Forces day as the pre-game holiday to Memorial Day, which falls on the 25th of May this year. Think about it: you get to celebrate every branch of the service with varying levels of … Continue reading

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How to Honor Our Heroes

Many people today look up to celebrities and athletes who are constantly in the spotlight. While this may be true, it’s important that they do not forget those who sacrifice their lives for others. Our men and women in uniform … Continue reading

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How to Honor Our Veterans

Each year, on November 11th, we honor all those who have served in the military. We honor and give thanks to those who have courageously fought to defend our nation and its freedoms – to those who live to tell … Continue reading

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THANK YOU VETS!

What always gets me the most when I look at pictures of Veterans during their service, is that in the photos that are planned, ie, not during battle, so many of them are accompanied with big grins, hands raised in … Continue reading

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Your Simple Guide to Navy Pins

Your Simple Guide to Navy Pins If you take a look at military pins online you will see that there are more Navy pins than ever. This is because hat and lapel pins are both great ways to show pride … Continue reading

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The Great War at 100

100 years ago: very few people can say they were alive, and even fewer can admit to remembering much of anything from 1914, in the late summer. Women still could not vote. America’s veteran population consisted of men who fought … Continue reading

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Military Pins are used for more than Just Special Occasions

Military pins are a popular item these days, but many people don’t realize just how versatile they are. When many people imagine an occasion for wearing them, they think of war memorials and official military occasions exclusively, but there are … Continue reading

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Gone but Not Forgotten

I don’t know about you, but I get antsy when one of my loved ones is even 15 minutes late for anything. I start the line of texting and phone calls to check up on them, to make sure they … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Army!

The 14th of June marks two things, one: Flag Day, and two: the birth of the U.S. Army. It was first when it comes to our military powers, becoming a cohesive organization before the navy and coast guard, and obviously, … Continue reading

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