Posts Tagged ‘July 4th’

So much depends upon …

Posted on September 4th, 2012 by by Jen Bryant

… Labor! A brief tip of the hat to yesterday’s observance of Labor Day. Did you know that it was established as a federal holiday in 1894?? And that it was inspired by workers’ rights disputes in Canada? And that, after July 4th and Memorial Day, it is the third most popular grilling holiday in […]

Lest we forget …

Posted on July 3rd, 2012 by by Jen Bryant

Each year on or around July 4th, my husband and I watch the film Gettysburg and re-read the text of the Gettysburg Address. As graduates of Gettysburg College, not only were we privileged to spend four years at a great liberal arts school, but we had the opportunity to walk, run, cycle, and drive over […]

 

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