Memorial Day Remembering

It's always nice to have a long weekend. Extra time with our families, shopping Memorial Day sales and weekend barbecues have all been favorite Memorial Day activities. The true meaning of the federal holiday is to honor those who have died for our country in military service. The holiday, which is observed every year on the last Monday of May, was formerly known as Decoration Day and originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the war. By the 20th century, Memorial Day had been extended to honor all Americans who died while in the military service. It typically marks the start of the summer vacation season, while Labor Day marks its end. We must...

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Our Moms

Mother's Day is here and we honor our mothers! Thank you moms for loving us through all of our stages with good and bad times mixed. We should also recognize all of the wonderful mother-energy we receive from our closest friends. Sisters, aunts, best friends, cousins nurture us in different ways - adding to the love and support we need to evolve into better and better people.  And equally important, we remember our moms who are not here anymore. We know they are with us in spirit and we love and miss them everyday! Happy Mother's Day! Pictured: däv co-founder Kerri with her mom Rosemary on a first trip to Italy together, just mom and daughter. Best idea ever.  

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