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…

Our Blessing From God

Little H
Our new early baby grandson.
We always have at least one dinner at the house over Christmas. This year it was so very different.
We were unable to and I miss it. We do however have the best reason in the world.  Here is our early Christmas miracle from God. He had been trying to come for three months.  He made it a month early but is so precious.

  All wrapped up.

P loves his new baby brother.

Thank you God for our new blessing.


  1. That is a beautiful baby. Dolly, you must be so proud!

  2. Carly I love you and yes I am so proud of him...

  3. The best gift of all!!! Happy New Year, I know you will enjoy watching him grow, Laura

  4. Adorable! I'd say he's worth a missed dinner. :) His big brother is quite a fine young man, too! I can hardly wait for grandchildren!

  5. He sure is Revi! I was going to post dinner table setting and then chose heck no. I need to post about our new little Christmas gift. I have always heard it said " Just wait until you have your grands" It is so true. You get to spoil them tons, love them it is wonderful.

  6. He is Beautiful, Congrantulations!!

  7. Congrats on the birth of your grandson! Lovely tables! Blessings to you and yours in the coming new year!

  8. Thank you so much Kim. Blessings to you and yours in the new year also. So glad you stopped by.

  9. Thank you Laura for your sweet comments.


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