Blog: Holidays

Celebrate Dad on Father’s Day

Sunday, June 19th is Father’s Day. This is a day set aside to celebrate the love, kindness and wisdom our fathers give each day. But, do you know how it became a holiday? We gathered more about it to share … Continue reading

History of Flag Day

June 14 of every year is marked as Flag Day. The first known celebration of Flag Day in the United States was on June 14, 1885, at Stony Hill School located near Waubeka, Wisconsin. The 19 year old teacher, Bernard … Continue reading

Celebrate Mom on Mother’s Day!

Sunday, May 8th is Mother’s Day. This is a day set aside to celebrate the love, kindness and wisdom our mothers give each day. But, do you know how it became a holiday? We gathered more about it to share … Continue reading

Happy Spring!

As a welcome sign to many of us, yesterday was officially the first day of Spring! As residents of Missouri and Iowa, we are all very familiar with the fact that there are 4 seasons, and Spring is probably a … Continue reading

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Across the United States, March 17 is a day many claim to be Irish or Irish at heart. With parades and festivals, the celebrations honoring the Patron Saint of Ireland are enjoyed by many. However, the intended meaning of St. … Continue reading