Memorial Day

Reconsider Wishing People A "Happy" Memorial Day

Families who have lost loved ones that were serving in the military may find it a slap in the face if you wish them a "Happy" Memorial Day. For them, it's not happy at all. It's a day of remembering their son, daughter, wife, husband, father, mother, or other beloved is no longer with us, because...
Read More

3 Remarkable Women Warriors to Honor this Memorial Day

Women veterans are the fastest growing segment of the veteran population and have been serving in the Armed Forces since the Civil War. With Memorial Day around the corner, it's only right to recognize a few of the women who dedicated their lives to serving their country, some of them making the...
Read More

5 Interesting Facts About Memorial Day

Memorial Day is seen as the unofficial start of summer and has become synonymous with trips to the beach and backyard barbecues. Often overlooked is the real reason behind the holiday - honoring the nation's fallen service members. With that in mind, here are five interesting facts about Memorial...
Read More

Most Popular Foods For Grilling

Memorial Day weekend generally signifies the unofficial start of summer. And we generally associate summer with grilling. So since many folks will be firing up the gas grill, or lighting the charcoal for the first time this weekend, here's what you'll most likely be cooking: CHICKEN - Cost...
Read More
Cars in a traffic jam

These Are the Times You Don’t Want to Travel for Memorial Day

AAA is out with its annual travel forecasts ahead of Memorial Day Weekend and it’s promising to be packed. The auto club is predicting that 43 million people will getting out of town for the long weekend, most of them in cars. “The vast majority of travelers – 37.6 million – will hit the road, the...
Read More