History

June 20, 2022
Level Up This Year’s July 4th Celebration

Like any holiday we can get into routines and traditions that we love and stick to, but all those traditions and routines started somewhere, and maybe your family celebration could…

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May 11, 2022
Kentucky Derby Winner Rich Strike Reminds Us Never to Give Up

It wasn’t until Friday that Rich Strike owner Rick Dawson, trainer Eric Reed, and jockey Sonny Leon even knew they would be running in the Most Exciting Two Minutes in…

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October 26, 2021
A History of Halloween

Many Americans don’t realize that when they are celebrating Halloween they are participating in a holiday that has undergone a lot of changes from its origins, but has some still-recognizable…

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December 29, 2020
Worldwide New Year’s Traditions

In previous years we’ve discussed better goal setting in a new year, as well as accountability and SMART goals.  We’ve even outlined how to do an annual review.  This year…

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October 27, 2020
How the Electoral College Works

There is often a lot of debate about the Electoral College anytime a national presidential election looms, but the truth is that so few of us know how it works and why…

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September 7, 2020
How We Got Labor Day

Most of us know that Labor Day is the first Monday in September and that it’s the unofficial end of Summer (and that means no more white or seersucker).  It’s…

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July 6, 2020
Why Old Glory is Red, White, and Blue

One of the things that Americans display prominently on July 4th is the flag.  But while we might know what July 4th is all about, we might now know why…

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June 20, 2020
The Origins of Father’s Day

In the past we’ve talked about the importance of being a good father (and even of the importance of being an uncle) and given some gift ideas.  This year we…

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