Tag Archives: Memorial Day

My Memorial Day: Pulled Pork and Cigars

It’s a 3 day weekend that traditionally announces the beginning of summer. And Monday is the day that we memorialize those who have given their lives in our wars. I’ll do two things I have been doing for years this … Continue reading

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Red Poppies

If you are wondering, the red poppies in the background are for Memorial Day. They grow in Flanders, in Belgium, on the graves of the British, Canadian, American, French, Belgian and German soldiers who died there in 1World War I. … Continue reading

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In Flander’s Fields

You guys will get used to me eventually. I’m a Gulf War vet (first one), plus Cold War and a bunch of other stuff over my 11 years of service. Memorial Day is a big deal to me. Flander’s Fields … Continue reading

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