Even though the news media can be distressing, even depressing – we have a lot to be thankful for in this country. On July 4, 1776, we claimed our independence from Britain and the Unites States of America as an independent nation was born. The American Dream is so compelling, every day thousands leave their homelands and all that is familiar to come to the “land of the free and the home of the brave”. The Fourth of July is a day to celebrate our freedom, where our dreams can be lived out. I send special thanks to those that have served in our military and my warmest greetings to those that are currently serving (our son Colby is in the Navy).
Here is an excerpt from a lovely poem by Joanna Fuchs:
Let’s respect them for their courage; They’re ready to do what’s right To keep America safe, So we can sleep better at night. Read More→