Our Flag and What it Means

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Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain (now officially known as the United Kingdom). Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Independence Day is the National Day of the United States.   credit
During theAmerican Revolution, the legal separation of the Thirteen Colonies from Great Britain occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congressvoted to approve a resolution of independence that had been proposed in June by Richard Henry Lee of Vir…

Hummingbirds I Love Them!

Excuse quality of video
I do love these birds

We call this one the Penguin
He sits and watches so he can scare the rest away


  1. Dolly, you did it again. I almost fell out of my chair I was laughing so hard. We get those hummingbird "gladiator wars" around here too, in June and July. It doesn't matter what I do, there's always one little guy chasing off the competition. Hurry Summer... I miss the little guys.


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