Joining the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution

By Saturday, July 12, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

I finally decided to join the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) in February of this year. I mainly wanted to join as a legacy for my son, but I also wanted to meet new people and get better connected with my community. I found my local chapter online (Rufus Fairbanks Chapter of Satellite Beach, FL), and ...

Independence Day

By Friday, July 4, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

The Fourth of July is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues or picnics, and family gatherings; however, sometimes in all of the commotion and celebration, the true meaning of this day is oftentimes forgotten. This day of our country’s Independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain, July 4, 1776, was fought for by our own ancestors ...