Patriotism is definitely upon with our upcoming Independence Day! July 4th brings about BBQ’s and fireworks and flags galore. The Unites States flag has evolved over many years respresenting the history of the US. The original flag focused on the original 13 states that initially represented the US. Over time, the United States flag has changed to include all 50 states. The most current United States flag looks like this:
July 4th is almost here and trivia is top of mind. Did you know that three presidents died on July 4th and one president was born on this day. Thomas Jefferson was one of the presidents who died on this day. Americans like to spend their time at barbecues and watching fireworks. They also like to take vacations during this time of year. Another trivia question, how many colonies existed when independence was declared? In 1776, Americans declared its independence and yet many Americans are unaware of this date. Ask yourself from which country did the US declare independence. Here are some fun facts about the day and what big events happen during this Independence Day. Read More
The US is getting ready to celebrate its Independence Day. And while BBQ’s and fireworks are being set off to celebrate this glorious event, we take a look at flags. This is the time of year where more US flags and the colors of the flag are used to commemorate our Independence. The US flag has evolved over many years to include each state that was added to the United States. Hawaii became the final and 50th state on August 21, 1959. The most current flag looks like the following.
Many people are unaware of the guidelines on properly representing the flag. So let’s see some of the tips on how to properly use the flag in your home. Read More