In high school, one of my favorite high school teachers gave us a project. She told us that we were going to make a shield that represented us and what was important to us. She gave us certain subjects to put in different parts of the shield. One part would be our name. Another part would be who we love.… Read more →

Fireworks on the Lake

I remember when I was growing up, we would always have Memorial Day Picnics at our house.  The kids would be playing games or playing on the swing set, while the adults sat around and told stories or years past.  The grandmas or great-grandmas would be holding the babies, loving on them.  The adults would be grilling out and the… Read more →