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Praying on Patriot Day

Do you know that today is Patriot Day? It falls every year on September 11th to honor the memory of those Americans who lost their lives on this day in 2001.  The day is marked nationwide with a moment of silence at 8:46 a.m, the time the first plane struck the World Trade Center.  American flags are flown at half-staff at the White House and U.S. government buildings worldwide. And citizens and businesses are encouraged to display >> Read More

Tide’s My Story Our Flag

  P&G is a brand that has a special place in my heart.  Long before there was motherhood or social media, there was a little girl that grew up in the suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio.  She danced in the Cincinnati Ballet’s Nutcracker thanks to winning a contest at Frish’s Big Boy designed to find children for the party scene.  She ate at LaRosa’s Pizza on Friday nights with her friends after school basketball games.  She >> Read More

Flag Day and U.S. Olympian Lopez Lomong

  Today is Flag Day. Did you know that? There’s an outside chance if your kids are still in school, they may participate in themed units, writing patriotic essays, holding an assembly or even having a school picnic. This makes perfect sense since the fist celebration of the U.S. Flag’s birthday was actually held on June 14, 1877 by a Wisconsin school teacher. A personal movement all his own, he publicly advocated for an official >> Read More

Why My American Flag Stands for Heritage

I have always loved the American flag.  Full of symbolism and beauty, it is equal parts patriotism, freedom, and fun.  As a Tide Gold Medal Blogger, I’m honored to share my story about what the colors of our flag truly mean to mean to me and you can join me and thousands of other Americans to do the same through Tide’s “My Story. Our Flag” Facebook App between now and July 2012. It all begins >> Read More