Articles tagged with america
No longer suscribe to cable or satellite TV and don't often tune in to the telly in the mornings. But my significant other happened to be watching CBS This Morning and there was an interesting segment titled “CBS CHANGING TUNES”. It began with
In the #USA , Memorial Day is celebrated each year on the last Monday in May. The #traditions for this day of recognition for fallen soldiers dates back to this country's Civil War. Organized women's groups took it upon themselves to to decorate the graves
Sunday morning as soon as the kids woke up they kept asking when we could go geocaching. It took me awhile to get the house tidied up and the chores done but by the time we set out it was perfect weather for a day out searching for caches. Sunny and warm.
It's a scam! Really? How do you know? Publishing on the #Internet is really not the same thing as whispering in someone's ear or expressing a thought in confidence amongst a small group of friends. Publishing on the Internet is like standing on a mountain
Not really passionate about politics but do love my country. My husband left his country and became a US citizen. Not sure if I could make a decision like that. That's why folks like Ed Snowden? I don't get him. (???) Sorry. Something wrong in this country
So as most folks know, yesterday, April 5, 2015, was what is called “Easter Sunday”. As is the tradition, in America, one television station has to air Cecil B. De Mille's famous film, “The Ten Commandments”, starring Charlton Hesto
I did say that I was addicted to these eleven-question challenges so here I am again with yet another one. This time around I'm answering the eleven questions from &MommyCharm . Here is her original post, http://www.personapaper.com/article/28268-mommy
One of my first jobs after graduating from the University of Miami was a teller at a savings and loan institution. Had a degree but couldn't find a job right away and accepted this job because some income is better than no income. Each teller had a number.
There are two things that are sad and/or a shame about Julian Lennon, son of the late John Lennon. Yes John Lennon of The Beatles. The one who said the group was “more popular than Jesus Christ” and right after that America fell out of love wit
Hi! My name is Treathyl FOX, aka #cmoneyspinner - former civil servant, now self-employed. Born and raised in #Miami, #Florida but currently residing in #Austin, #Texas, which is the state's capital. Enjoy living in this city but there are other Texas citi
1987 Marvel – Spoiler alerts A story touching strongly on the theme of steroid abuse in sport at a time when many a professional and Olympic athlete was being stripped of their winnings, medals and accolades. The trail of a
The other #Social #Network pay to blog site that rhymes with the word " Trouble " actually put my post on the homepage and then took it off a minute later! It wasn't even a bad post, all it said was that I thought my bank might be broken because I earned $
It's July 4th, and in the US that means it's time to celebrate our Independence, which took place in 1776. Whoa, such a long time ago! But it granted us the freedoms we enjoy today, and allowed us to grow into the country that we are. So many countries d